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■(IB) 'Paraphrase'

2001, Black

'Paraphrase' (Paul Black, R. 2000). Seedling #C104A. IB, 25" (64 cm), Late midseason bloom. Standards and style arms dark blue purple; falls blue black, slightly lighter edge and centerline; beards old gold, base purple; ruffled; slight spicy fragrance. Seedling #87134B, 'Broken Halo' sibling X 'Tom Johnson'. Mid-America 2001.

See below:

Paraphrase01.jpgparaphrase02.JPGPARAPHRASE  (Black 2001, IB).JPG


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.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
PARAPHRASE__(Black_2001,_IB).JPGJPG PARAPHRASE__(Black_2001,_IB).JPG manage 1 MB 08 Aug 2016 - 23:17 PerryDyer  
Paraphrase01.jpgjpg Paraphrase01.jpg manage 63 K 15 Dec 2013 - 02:31 Main.TLaurin Photo by Daniel Boris,Iris Du Grand Barbu-Spain
paraphrase02.JPGJPG paraphrase02.JPG manage 56 K 29 May 2015 - 19:47 Main.TLaurin Photo by Paul Black
Topic revision: r11 - 19 Feb 2021, BobPries
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