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■(TB) 'Tangueray'

1993, Dunn

'Tangueray' (Mary Dunn, R. 1991). Seedling# M87-1026. TB, 38" (97 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards ivory cream; style arms golden; falls off-white, chartreuse hafts and edge, giving green effect; beards mustard; ruffled. 'Crystalyn' X 'Precious Moments'. MAD Iris 1993. Honorable Mention 1997.

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From AIS Bulletin #289 April 1993 Introducing TANGUERAY (M. Dunn) Large ivory-cream and chartreuse. Wide, ruffled and frilly self. Chartreuse hafts and edge, giving a very green effect Good branching, heavy substance and ruffles. A show-off at the Region 14 spring meeting. Midseason,36". Crystalyn X Precious Moments. $35.00. M.A.D. 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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