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■(TB) 'Sweet Linda'

2001, Cadd

'Sweet Linda' (Anna and David Cadd, R. 2000). Seedling# 100-93-3. TB, 39" (99 cm), midseason bloom. Standards soft dusky pink, orange cast; style arms peach pink; falls light apricot to peach pink, raspberry burgundy lines and shoulder markings on upper third; beards orange; pronounced sweet fragrance. 'Pagan Pink' X 'Vibrations'. Cadd 2001.

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004C0236-E6F2-421F-B4B1-5CBF0824AD9DCEF302DF-2B80-4C92-9E20-F51CBF9ADA49Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.Picture by Snowpeak Iriswww.bluejiris.comPhoto by Pleasants Valley Iris FarmPhoto by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris GardensPhoto by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris GardensPhoto by Evelyn Small taken at Horton Iris Garden


From AIS Bulletin #321 April 2001 Introducing SWEET LINDA: (Cadds 2001). TB. 39" (99 cm.) M. Standards soft dusky pink with orange cast, style arms peach pink; Falls apricot to peach pink with raspberry burgundy lines on upper third of falls. Orange beards. Sweet fragrance. Excellent grower. Pagan Pink x Vibrations. Sdlg. 100-93-3. $35.00. Cadd's Beehive Iris 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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IMG_2213-X2_sweet_linda.jpgjpg IMG_2213-X2_sweet_linda.jpg manage 233 K 17 Feb 2016 - 04:13 BrockHeilman Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.
SweetLinda1.JPGJPG SweetLinda1.JPG manage 46 K 16 Sep 2012 - 17:28 TerryLaurin
sweetlinda08SPI.jpgjpg sweetlinda08SPI.jpg manage 52 K 17 Apr 2010 - 00:58 Main.mshadow Picture by Snowpeak Iris
sweetlinda3.jpgjpg sweetlinda3.jpg manage 61 K 25 Aug 2013 - 02:18 TerryLaurin Photo by Pleasants Valley Iris Farm
sweetlinda5.JPGJPG sweetlinda5.JPG manage 174 K 19 Jul 2023 - 03:03 TerryLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
sweetlinda50.JPGJPG sweetlinda50.JPG manage 205 K 19 Jul 2023 - 03:03 TerryLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
sweetlinda9.JPGJPG sweetlinda9.JPG manage 207 K 01 May 2021 - 01:39 TerryLaurin Photo by Evelyn Small taken at Horton Iris Garden
Topic revision: r14 - 25 Jul 2023, Harloiris
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