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■(BB) 'Grooving'

2003, Craig

'Grooving' (Jim and Vicki Craig, R. 2003). Seedling #AH 67C11. BB, 21" (53 cm). Midseason bloom. Deep violet self; beards deeper violet, light blue in throat; slight sweet fragrance. Seedling #87Z23: (seedling #4W4: (seedling #13L1: ('Light Fantastic' x I. aphylla 'Van Nes') x seedling #31T6, 'Takeoff' sibling) x 38T8: (Plough black seedling x 'Phoenix')) X seedling #AH11A5: (seedling #1V10: (seedling #13L1 x seedling #1R20: (seedling #13L1 x seedling #2N1: ('Star Child' x ('Sacred Mountain' x I. aphylla 'Werckmeister')))) x seedling #59X4: (seedling #36Y11: (unknown blue x 'Spinning Wheel') x seedling #6V11: (seedling #1R20 x seedling #11R24, 'Reformation' sibling))). J & V Craig 2003.

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groovin20.JPGgrooving01.jpggrooving2.jpgGROOVING BB.jpgGrooving TET BB.jpg


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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.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

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-- WilliamChaney - 2009-12-10
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
GROOVING_BB.jpgjpg GROOVING_BB.jpg manage 67 K 10 Dec 2009 - 03:56 Main.Bill 'Grooving' photo by Vicki Craig
Grooving_TET_BB.jpgjpg Grooving_TET_BB.jpg manage 62 K 12 Jan 2011 - 06:43 Main.Bill photo by Sterling Okase
groovin20.JPGJPG groovin20.JPG manage 192 K 11 Feb 2024 - 03:40 UnknownUser Photo by Seagate Nurseries-Long Sutton Bypass-Long Sutton-United Kingdom
grooving01.jpgjpg grooving01.jpg manage 63 K 18 Feb 2015 - 03:24 UnknownUser Photo by Elladan McLeester
grooving2.jpgjpg grooving2.jpg manage 13 K 31 May 2013 - 01:46 UnknownUser Photo by Seagate Irises-United Kingdom
Topic revision: r15 - 11 Feb 2024, TLaurin
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