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■(TB) 'Lingering Love'

1986, Meek

'Lingering Love' (Duane Meek, R. 1986). Seedling# B173-1-9. TB, 36" (91 cm). Midseason to late bloom. Standards medium pinkish orchid with lighter markings at midrib; falls white with 1/2" pinkish orchid edge, some dotting on inner rim, deeper dotting at hafts; coral beard tipped orchid; heavily ruffled and lightly laced. 'Magenta Rose' X seedling# G3-1-5: ('Grecian Gown' x (seedling# D102-1-0 x 'Apricot Blaze')). D. & J. Gardens 1986.

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From AIS Bulletin #261 April 1986 Introducing LINGERING LOVE (D. Meek '86) TB, 36", M-L, Sdlg. B173-1-9. $25.00. Stds. medium pink-orchid with lighter markings at midribs. Falls white with 1/2" border in pink-orchid with some dotting on inner rim. Deeper dotting at hafts. Coral beards tipped orchid. Magenta Rose X G3-1-5: a sdlg. involving Erika, Laura's Choice, April Melody, Apricot Blaze and Grecian Gown. D&J Gardens.


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.

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IMG_3019-X2_lingering_love.jpgjpg IMG_3019-X2_lingering_love.jpg manage 245 K 19 Feb 2016 - 21:07 BrockHeilman Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.
LINGERINGLOVE01.jpgjpg LINGERINGLOVE01.jpg manage 133 K 12 Nov 2015 - 13:16 Main.TLaurin Photo by La Ferme Des Iris-France
LingeringLove01.JPGJPG LingeringLove01.JPG manage 70 K 26 Nov 2014 - 02:30 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
LingeringLove02.JPGJPG LingeringLove02.JPG manage 81 K 22 Aug 2021 - 02:11 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
LingeringLove04.JPGJPG LingeringLove04.JPG manage 184 K 25 Aug 2016 - 21:32 Main.TLaurin Photo by Judy Schneider-The Shady Spot
LingeringLove12BHI.jpgjpg LingeringLove12BHI.jpg manage 74 K 24 Apr 2012 - 14:03 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
LingeringLoveEI.jpgjpg LingeringLoveEI.jpg manage 45 K 15 Dec 2012 - 19:19 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Exline Iris Garden
TBLingeringLove.jpgjpg TBLingeringLove.jpg manage 72 K 15 Feb 2010 - 21:04 EleanorHutchison Photo by El Hutchison, near Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, Z3
lingering01.jpgjpg lingering01.jpg manage 79 K 13 Jun 2015 - 22:05 Main.TLaurin Photo by Exline Iris Garden
lingeringlove01.jpgjpg lingeringlove01.jpg manage 103 K 24 Mar 2016 - 21:01 Main.TLaurin Photo by Tatiyana Dudka-Cvetok Iris-Russia
lingeringlove02.jpgjpg lingeringlove02.jpg manage 172 K 18 Mar 2017 - 21:43 Main.TLaurin Photo by Judy Tapio-Jubilee Gardens
lingeringlove09.jpgjpg lingeringlove09.jpg manage 95 K 19 Feb 2021 - 15:32 Main.TLaurin Photo by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris Garden
lingeringlove22.jpgjpg lingeringlove22.jpg manage 71 K 30 Jan 2011 - 16:08 Main.Betsy881 Photo by His Iris Garden
lingeringlove4.JPGJPG lingeringlove4.JPG manage 59 K 02 Jun 2013 - 20:38 Main.TLaurin Photo by Tara Perennial Farm, Tara, ON Canada z5a
lingeringlove7.jpgjpg lingeringlove7.jpg manage 32 K 05 Apr 2013 - 13:57 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
lingeringlove9.JPGJPG lingeringlove9.JPG manage 384 K 18 Nov 2020 - 15:41 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the 1991 Schreiners catalogue by Terry Laurin
lingeringlove9.jpgjpg lingeringlove9.jpg manage 58 K 24 Aug 2013 - 13:04 Main.TLaurin Photo by Pleasants Valley Iris Farm
Topic revision: r30 - 22 Aug 2021, TLaurin
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