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■(TB) 'Latin Lark'

1988/89, Blyth

'Latin Lark' (Barry Blyth, R. 1988). Seedling# S252-A. TB, 36" (91 cm). Early to midseason bloom. Standards pinkish buff with coral influence; falls ruffled and flaring light ruby red, 1/4" edge of Standards color; tangerine red beard. ('Capricorn Dancer' x 'Anon') X 'Queen In Calico'. Tempo Two 1988/89

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From Tempo Two catalog, 1988: LATIN LARK (Blyth 88 Aust) EM 36" Sdlg S252-A. The standards are pink buff with a coral influence; falls are light ruby red with 1/4" edge of standard colour. Ruffled, flared and laced. tangerine red beards. The branching is variable, some show winning . Popular! (Capricorn Dancer x Anon) X Queen In Calico)). $20.00.


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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Latin-LarkCT.jpgjpg Latin-LarkCT.jpg manage 6 K 30 Oct 2011 - 18:56 Main.Betsy881 Photo by C & T Iris Patch
Latin-LarkN.jpgjpg Latin-LarkN.jpg manage 30 K 22 Oct 2011 - 23:56 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Nola's iris Garden
LatinLark01.jpgjpg LatinLark01.jpg manage 158 K 28 Feb 2017 - 15:18 Main.TLaurin Photo by Glanavon Iris Patch-New Zealand
LatinLark5.jpgjpg LatinLark5.jpg manage 147 K 30 Apr 2021 - 15:45 Main.TLaurin Photo by Sunshine Iris Nursery-Australia
LatinLark6.jpgjpg LatinLark6.jpg manage 58 K 19 Oct 2013 - 03:04 Main.TLaurin Photo by Sunshine Iris Nursery-Australia
LatinLark8.jpgjpg LatinLark8.jpg manage 48 K 03 Feb 2014 - 17:34 Main.TLaurin Photo by Yarrabee Garden & Iris-Australia
Latin_Lark.jpgjpg Latin_Lark.jpg manage 62 K 21 Sep 2014 - 00:40 Main.georgebacon Photo by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris Garden
Latin_Lark_350.jpgjpg Latin_Lark_350.jpg manage 72 K 13 Feb 2010 - 12:14 Main.Laymont+ by Kgardens : Prague, Republique Tchéque
latinlark01.jpgjpg latinlark01.jpg manage 23 K 13 Sep 2014 - 02:41 Main.TLaurin Photo by Seagate Irises-United Kingdom
latinlark02.jpgjpg latinlark02.jpg manage 52 K 04 Aug 2015 - 03:12 Main.TLaurin Photo by Barry Blyth-Australia
latinlark03.jpgjpg latinlark03.jpg manage 61 K 04 Aug 2015 - 03:14 Main.TLaurin Photo by Barry Blyth-Australia
latinlark041.jpgjpg latinlark041.jpg manage 57 K 24 Jan 2021 - 20:55 Main.TLaurin Photo by Amazing Iris Garden-New Zealand
latinlark05.jpgjpg latinlark05.jpg manage 69 K 02 Jan 2016 - 16:36 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
latinlark09.JPGJPG latinlark09.JPG manage 229 K 29 Feb 2020 - 15:33 Main.TLaurin Photo by Gerard Raffaelli-France
latinlark5.jpgjpg latinlark5.jpg manage 56 K 05 Apr 2013 - 01:42 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
rsz_latinlark.jpgjpg rsz_latinlark.jpg manage 71 K 11 Jan 2014 - 00:17 Main.Harloiris photo by Lyn DC, NZ
rsz_latinlark_jb.jpgjpg rsz_latinlark_jb.jpg manage 71 K 10 Mar 2013 - 02:57 Main.Harloiris photo courtesy Lyn DC, NZ
Topic revision: r28 - 17 Dec 2022, TLaurin
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