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■(TB) 'Smoky Shadows'

2010, Tasco

'Smoky Shadows' (Richard Tasco, R. 2010). Seedling# 04-TB-23-13. TB, 34" (86 cm). Late midseason bloom. Standards brownish-brick red (RHS 183B), slight old gold blush on lower midribs, very slight beech brown edge; style arms bright golden yellow side, slight reddish blush on ridge, brownish red crests; falls plush velvety dark cherry-black, more cherry with slightly darker veins around beard, slight yellow veining near back half of dark golden-bronze beard; heavily ruffled, medium purple base foliage; slight fragrance. 'Solar Fire' X 'Secret Service'. Superstition 2010. Honorable Mention 2013.

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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.

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-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
SMOKEYSHADOWS01.jpgjpg SMOKEYSHADOWS01.jpg manage 590 K 12 Dec 2016 - 21:46 UnknownUser Photo by Hugh Stout of Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.
SmokeyShadow02.jpgjpg SmokeyShadow02.jpg manage 154 K 31 Oct 2016 - 02:29 UnknownUser Photo by Pilmore Gardens
SmokyShadows3.jpgjpg SmokyShadows3.jpg manage 79 K 18 Jul 2013 - 01:48 UnknownUser Photo by Napa Country Iris Gardens
SmokyShadows9.jpgjpg SmokyShadows9.jpg manage 263 K 11 Feb 2021 - 23:12 UnknownUser Photo by Iris Oasis
Smoky_Shadows01.JPGJPG Smoky_Shadows01.JPG manage 78 K 31 Mar 2015 - 13:25 UnknownUser Photo by Will Plotner
smokeyshadows09.jpgjpg smokeyshadows09.jpg manage 185 K 16 Jul 2020 - 15:30 UnknownUser Photo by Sutton's Iris Gardens
smokyshadows.jpgjpg smokyshadows.jpg manage 69 K 03 Oct 2011 - 22:04 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Rick Tasco
smokyshadows01.JPGJPG smokyshadows01.JPG manage 89 K 25 Aug 2015 - 02:19 UnknownUser Photo by Across Iris Lanes Garden
smokyshadows02.jpgjpg smokyshadows02.jpg manage 47 K 27 Apr 2014 - 02:40 UnknownUser Photo by Aitken's Salmon Creek Garden
smokyshadows10.JPGJPG smokyshadows10.JPG manage 218 K 20 Jun 2022 - 02:45 UnknownUser Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
smokyshadows11.JPGJPG smokyshadows11.JPG manage 234 K 20 Jun 2022 - 02:45 UnknownUser Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
smokyshadows1_jb.jpgjpg smokyshadows1_jb.jpg manage 71 K 29 Oct 2013 - 21:41 Main.Harloiris photo Delane Langton, AIS Dallas 2013
smokyshadows2.JPGJPG smokyshadows2.JPG manage 312 K 02 Jul 2016 - 03:09 UnknownUser Photo by Kate Brewitt-taken at 2016 AIS Convention
smokyshadows3.jpgjpg smokyshadows3.jpg manage 134 K 12 May 2020 - 13:16 UnknownUser Photo by Judy Nunn
smokyshadows4.jpgjpg smokyshadows4.jpg manage 174 K 16 May 2021 - 11:08 UnknownUser Photo by Judy Nunn
smokyshadows6.jpgjpg smokyshadows6.jpg manage 81 K 28 Feb 2014 - 20:43 UnknownUser Photo by Mid-America Garden
smokyshadows9.jpgjpg smokyshadows9.jpg manage 82 K 24 Jul 2021 - 22:17 UnknownUser Photo by Eugene Nazarov-Ukraine
smokyshadows90.jpgjpg smokyshadows90.jpg manage 81 K 24 Jul 2021 - 22:18 UnknownUser Photo by Eugene Nazarov-Ukraine
smokyshadows91.jpgjpg smokyshadows91.jpg manage 75 K 24 Jul 2021 - 22:18 UnknownUser Photo by Eugene Nazarov-Ukraine
smokyshadows92.jpgjpg smokyshadows92.jpg manage 203 K 24 Jul 2021 - 22:18 UnknownUser Photo by Eugene Nazarov-Ukraine
Topic revision: r26 - 21 Aug 2022, dougchyz
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