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■(TB) 'Lavender Cheeks'

2017, Spoon

'Lavender Cheeks' - (Ginny Spoon, R. 2017) Seedling 2010-G39 LAVCTR. TB, 37" (94 cm), Late to very late bloom. Standards light lavender (RHS N88D) blending darker (N82B) in centers and bases, closed and domed; style arms lavender (N82C) midribs and crests, lighter lavender (85D) edges, crests with long pointed lace; Falls light lavender (85D) with darker lavender (85B/C) centers, lighter spike at end of beards; beards white, tipped yellow orange (24A); arched, wide touching falls; ruffled and fluted; lightly laced; pleasant, sweet fragrance. 2006-262 LAVCTR: ('Little John' x 'Orchid Dove') X 'Selah Christine'. Winterberry 2017.

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Photo by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris GardenPhoto by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris GardenPhoto by Winterberry Iris Gardens


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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.

-- BobPries - 2011-03-07

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LavenderCheeksGTBwinter.JPGJPG LavenderCheeksGTBwinter.JPG manage 176 K 21 Dec 2016 - 21:28 TerryLaurin Photo by Winterberry Iris Gardens
lavendercheeks9.jpgjpg lavendercheeks9.jpg manage 211 K 19 Feb 2023 - 16:21 TerryLaurin Photo by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris Garden
lavendercheeks90.jpgjpg lavendercheeks90.jpg manage 77 K 19 Feb 2023 - 16:21 TerryLaurin Photo by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris Garden
Topic revision: r7 - 20 Feb 2023, Harloiris
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