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■(TB) 'Inkheart'

2018, Barth

'Inkheart' (Gail Barth, R. 2018). Seedling GKB16. TB, 39" (99 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards white, light blue-violet (RHS 85C) midrib and streaking at base; style arms white, light blue-violet base; falls. light violet (N82D) fading to white, overlaid washed and lined deep violet-blue (89A) to violet (86C), hafts light yellow-brown (161C) near throat lined light violet, fine deep violet lined rim, heavily ruffled; beards deep orange-brown (34B) in throat, lighter in middle, ends blue-violet (83D) tipped light violet; pronounced sweet fragrance. 'Swedish Lullaby' X 'Taking Chance'.

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Catalog description
INKHEART: TB (G. Barth 2018) Showy broad blooms with white standards and falls splashed with deep purple and bordered in white. Fine purple lines define highly ruffled margins. Complimentary light red beards and excellent substance. Richmond Irises, Nelson New Zealand


Quick Summary of Cultural Directions

Hardiness Zones 4-8 for most varieties, Some cultivars tolerate colder, others tolerate warmer zones (please comment in comment box with your location if this cultivar grows well in zone 3, 4, 9, or 10.)
Exposure Prefers full sun for optimal performance, may still bloom in half-day shade
Water: Prefers well drained good garden soil, Tolerant of dry conditions in established plants, Intolerant of swampy conditions.
PH Prefers Neutral to basic solis 6.1 to 8.5, quite toleranr of more extreme conditions
Fertilizer Prefers rich conditions on relatively inorganic soils.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

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