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■(TB) 'Miltiade'

2019, Dejoux

'Miltiade' (Roland Dejoux, R. 2019) Seedling RD13-109A. TB, 35.5" (90 cm). Midseason bloom. Standards pink-white, mauve border; style arms pink-white; falls dark violet, radiating dark-violet veining on white around orange beard. Blyth seedling X161 sibling: (Keppel seedling 09-86Y: (seedling 04-95A: ('Oreo' x 'Hello Darkness') x 'Reckless Abandon') x Keppel seedling 09-85D: ('Reckless Abandon' x seedling 07-41E: (seedling 03-18Z: (seedling 00-194B: ('Starship Enterprise' x seedling 96-62C: (seedling 93-72W, 'Sharpshooter' sibling, x 'Sharpshooter')) x 'Jazz Band'))) X Blyth seedling X197 sibling: (Blyth seedling V149-2: ('Reckless Abandon' x Keppel seedling 06-7A, 'Cotillion Gown' sibling) x Blyth seedling V171-1: (seedling 06-139E: (seedling 02-80A: (seedling 98-204P, 'High Octane' pollen parent sibling x 'Dreaming Clown') x 'Adoree')) x seedling 06-184B: (seedling 02-92A: ('Inside Track' x 'Spice Lord') x ('Charleston' x 'Drama Queen'))).

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See: IRIS et BULBEUSES n°169, 2019, p. 42, photo p. 10.


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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-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
miltiade.jpgjpg miltiade.jpg manage 144 K 29 Oct 2019 - 18:31 UnknownUser Photo Roland Dejoux, France.
miltiade5.JPGJPG miltiade5.JPG manage 187 K 11 Mar 2024 - 13:39 UnknownUser Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
Topic revision: r7 - 11 Mar 2024, TLaurin
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