'Flamenco Whirl' (Bernard Hamner, R. 1988). Seedling# 84-57. TB, 30-32" (76-81 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards golden yellow; falls maroon red, edged golden yellow, few gold markings around gold beard; ruffled; slight spicy fragrance. 'Wild Jasmine' x 'Flamenco'. Hamner's Iris 1988.
|From AIS Bulletin #269 April 1988 Introducing FLAMENCO WHIRL-TB, 30-32", M. Bicolor plicata with strong, wide, upright golden standards. Wide, horizontal red falls banded gold. Gold beards, good branching, 7 buds. Lovely ruffled form. Sdlg. 84-57: Wild Jasmine X Flamenco. $30.00. Hamner's Iris Garden.|
|FURTHER CULTURAL INFORMATION|
|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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