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■(TB) 'Mystic Lace'

1990, Aitken

'Mystic Lace' (J. Terry Aitken, R. 1990). Seedling# 84T39. TB, 36" (91 cm). Very early bloom. Standards light violet flushed deeper at midrib; falls deep violet, white spot around white beard; laced; pronounced sweet fragrance. Seedling# 81-55: ('Laced Cotton' x 'Mystique') X 'Sea Wolf'. Aitken's Salmon Creek 1990.

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From AIS Bulletin #276 January 1990 Introducing MYSTIC LACE (Aitken '90) 36" Early, 8 or 9 buds. Sdlg. 84T39. ((Laced Cotton x Mystique) X Seawolf). Vigorous and presents fine show stems. One of the earliest TBs. $35.00. Aitken's Salmon Creek Garden.


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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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Mystic-LaceCT.jpgjpg Mystic-LaceCT.jpg manage 54 K 30 Oct 2011 - 22:58 Main.Betsy881 Photo by C & T Iris Patch
mysticlace5.JPGJPG mysticlace5.JPG manage 153 K 24 Apr 2023 - 01:53 Main.TLaurin Photo taken at 1993 AIS Fort Worth Convention by Verna Laurin at the Green Garden
mysticlace9.JPGJPG mysticlace9.JPG manage 333 K 15 Jan 2021 - 15:45 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the 2003 Cooley's Iris Gardens catalogue by Terry Laurin
Topic revision: r12 - 24 Apr 2023, TLaurin
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