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■(TB) 'Deep Fire'

1979, Schreiner

'Deep Fire' (Schreiner's, R. 1979). Seedling H 609-C. TB, 37" (94 cm), Midseason bloom. Rich warm red self; self beard. Seedling Y 1000-AA X 'Post Time'. Schreiner 1979. Honorable Mention 1981.

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Deep Fire.JPGDeep Fire  Schreiner 1979.JPGDeepFire01.JPGDeepFire12BHI.jpgDeepFireBJ.JPG


DEEP FIRE (Schreiner 79). Here's a rich velvety red with nicely formed blooms and nice ruffling on good tall stalks. The best thing is, it grows well here.


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.

BobPries - 21 Apr 2019

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-- RolandDejoux - 2009-12-30
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
DeepFire01.JPGJPG DeepFire01.JPG manage 65 K 11 Dec 2014 - 04:29 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
DeepFire12BHI.jpgjpg DeepFire12BHI.jpg manage 92 K 17 Apr 2012 - 15:14 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
DeepFireBJ.JPGJPG DeepFireBJ.JPG manage 111 K 06 Feb 2012 - 19:15 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Blue J Iris
Deep_Fire.JPGJPG Deep_Fire.JPG manage 67 K 01 Feb 2011 - 15:52 IrisP  
Deep_Fire__Schreiner_1979.JPGJPG Deep_Fire__Schreiner_1979.JPG manage 73 K 30 Dec 2009 - 12:29 Main.Laymont+ by Dejoux in my garden : sud-ouest France
Topic revision: r20 - 31 Jan 2023, Harloiris
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