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■(SIB) 'Dreaming Spires'

1969, Brummitt

'Dreaming Spires' (Marjorie Brummitt, R. 1964). Seedling 19-6. SIB, 36" (91 cm), Midseason bloom. Color Class-V3VB, Standards lavender; Falls deep royal blue. 'White Swirl' X 'Tycoon'. Orpington Nurseries 1969.

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Awaiting original catalog description


Quick Summary of Cultural Directions

Hardiness Zones 3-8 for most varieties, Some Siberian cultivars tolerate colder, others tolerate warmer zones (please comment in comment box with your location if this cultivar grows well in zone 3, 9, or 10.)
Exposure Prefers full sun for optimal performance, may still bloom in half-day shade
Water: Prefers well drained but moist good garden soil, More tolerant of dry conditions in established plants, Prefers moist conditions especially in Spring bloom season.
PH Average garden solis 6.1 to 7.5,
Fertilizer Prefers rich conditions on organic soils.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

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-- MichaelGreenfield - 2010-01-15
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DrSpires_3.jpgjpg DrSpires_3.jpg manage 31 K 11 Feb 2010 - 22:48 Main.shanatse 'Dreaming Spires'
DreamingSpirers9.jpgjpg DreamingSpirers9.jpg manage 110 K 08 Jul 2021 - 22:12 Main.TLaurin Photo by Sandor Szasz-Iriszkert-Hungary
Dreaming_Spires.jpgjpg Dreaming_Spires.jpg manage 38 K 15 Jan 2010 - 19:19 MichaelGreenfield Photo by John Bruce
dreamingspires01.jpgjpg dreamingspires01.jpg manage 27 K 11 Sep 2014 - 17:40 Main.TLaurin Photo by Seagate Irises-United Kingdom
dreamingspires02.jpgjpg dreamingspires02.jpg manage 527 K 17 Aug 2017 - 15:26 Main.TLaurin Photo by Les Jardin du Chateau Vullierens-Switzerland
dreamingspires1.JPGJPG dreamingspires1.JPG manage 962 K 18 May 2018 - 19:11 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the Larry Harder slide collection
dreamingspires3.jpgjpg dreamingspires3.jpg manage 50 K 11 May 2013 - 18:47 Main.TLaurin Photo by Homestead Farms
dreamingspires9.JPGJPG dreamingspires9.JPG manage 285 K 03 Apr 2023 - 02:15 Main.TLaurin Photo taken at 1977 AIS Memphis Convention by Verna Laurin-Belus Garden
Topic revision: r19 - 03 Apr 2023, Harloiris
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