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■(TB) 'Sixtine's Pink'

2020, Schreiner

'Sixtine's Pink' (Schreiner, R. 2020) Seedling B 1010-1. TB, 39" (99 cm), Midseason bloom. Soft pink self; beards orange; slight fragrance. 'Twilight Rapture' X seedling TT 1450-3: (seedling PP 1604-1: (seedling JJ 1237-A: (seedling DD 933-1, 'Ever So Lovely' pod parent, x seedling CC 482-1, see 'Enraptured' pollen parent) x 'Magical Encounter') x 'I Pink I Can'). Schreiner 2020.

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From Schreiner's Gardens catalog, 2020 - Sixtine's Pink is a lovely, soft pink, with elegant carriage and grace. Standards are a slightly deeper tint. Creamy centers characterize the falls. Tangerine beards introduce a third color. It's very tall with large flowers. It's both noticeably fragrant and a vigorous grower. Sixtine's Pink is named for Sixtine Cayeux, of the famous Cayeux Iris Gardens In France. $60.00.


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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Topic revision: r6 - 08 Feb 2023, TLaurin
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