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■(TB) 'Midnight Embers'

2014, Nicodemus

'Midnight Embers' (Barbara Nicodemus, R. 2013). Seedling# J78A. TB, 32" (81 cm), Early midseason to midseason bloom. Standards cherry-black, fluted; style arms same, green-yellow outer and lower midrib, lighter stigmatic lip; falls cherry-black, few inconspicuous striations, velvety; beards gold deep in throat, burnt brown in middle, cherry-black end; pronounced fragrance; ruffled. 'Hello Darkness' X 'Epicenter'. Rockytop Gardens 2014.

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Midnight Embers DSD 6385.JPGmidnight01.jpgMIDNIGHT EMBERS (Nicodemus 2013).JPGmidnightembers01.jpgmidnightembers02.jpgmidnightembers03.jpgMidnightEmbers9.pngMidnightEmbers DSD 0346.JPG


Awaiting original catalog description


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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-- BobPries - 2011-03-07
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Midnight Embers_DSD_6385.JPGJPG Midnight Embers_DSD_6385.JPG manage 551 K 16 Dec 2023 - 08:51 SharleneSutter in Oetlishausen, Switzerland - photo by Sharlene Sutter
MidnightEmbers9.pngpng MidnightEmbers9.png manage 1 MB 23 Apr 2021 - 22:17 TerryLaurin Photo by IRIS 4 U Garden
MidnightEmbers_DSD_0346.JPGJPG MidnightEmbers_DSD_0346.JPG manage 397 K 17 Jan 2022 - 13:34 SharleneSutter in Oetlishausen, Switzerland - photo by Sharlene Sutter
midnight01.jpgjpg midnight01.jpg manage 58 K 13 Mar 2015 - 21:39 TerryLaurin Photo by Robert Piatek-Poland
midnightembers01.jpgjpg midnightembers01.jpg manage 83 K 14 Nov 2014 - 13:57 TerryLaurin Photo by Robert Piatek-Poland
midnightembers02.jpgjpg midnightembers02.jpg manage 176 K 05 Jan 2018 - 23:42 TerryLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
midnightembers03.jpgjpg midnightembers03.jpg manage 544 K 03 Jan 2020 - 03:51 TerryLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
Topic revision: r16 - 16 Dec 2023, SharleneSutter
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