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■(SPX) 'Gerald Darby'

1967, Darby

'Gerald Darby' ( Gerald Darby, deceased, by Coe, R. 1968) LAEV apogon hybrid, up to 6' (183 cm), June. Change of classification, description and parentage. Blue violet with violet-colored leaf bases. Chromosome count 2n=88-89. Sets few good seeds. Appears to belong to I. robusta, E. Anderson, the cross of 'I. versicolor' with 'I. virginica'. Norton Hall 1967.

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-- LaurieFrazer - 2010-04-16
  • A very vigorous growing variety known for its intense PBF in spring. Loads of flowers on each stem as well. -- MikeUnser - 24 Apr 2010
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GeraldDarby5.jpgjpg GeraldDarby5.jpg manage 43 K 26 Jul 2013 - 20:26 Main.TLaurin Photo by Chapman Iris
gerald-darby1-08.jpgjpg gerald-darby1-08.jpg manage 74 K 24 Apr 2010 - 22:35 Main.mikeu Gerald Darby by Mike Unser
geralddarby01.jpgjpg geralddarby01.jpg manage 40 K 09 Oct 2014 - 23:31 Main.TLaurin Photo by Rowden Gardens-England
geralddarby03.jpgjpg geralddarby03.jpg manage 109 K 19 Dec 2016 - 12:07 Main.TLaurin Photo by Peter Jackson
geralddarby08.jpegjpeg geralddarby08.jpeg manage 76 K 19 Feb 2020 - 16:12 Main.TLaurin Photo by Carla Lankow
geralddarby09.jpegjpeg geralddarby09.jpeg manage 80 K 19 Feb 2020 - 16:10 Main.TLaurin Photo by Carla Lankow
geralddarby1.jpgjpg geralddarby1.jpg manage 153 K 26 Jun 2016 - 02:30 Main.TLaurin Photo by Eleanor Hutchison-Manitoba,Canada
geralddarby6.jpgjpg geralddarby6.jpg manage 62 K 20 Nov 2013 - 23:02 Main.TLaurin Photo by Augusto Bianco
geralddarby7.jpgjpg geralddarby7.jpg manage 50 K 22 Jan 2014 - 13:51 Main.TLaurin Photo by Iris of Sissinghurst,UK
gerarld-darby1-10.jpgjpg gerarld-darby1-10.jpg manage 41 K 24 Apr 2010 - 22:34 Main.mikeu Gerald Darby by Mike Unser
Topic revision: r19 - 20 Feb 2020, Harloiris
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