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■(TB) 'End Of Summer'

2005, Black

'End Of Summer' ( Paul Black, R. 2005). Seedling G10A. TB, 35" (89 cm). Early bloom and rebloom. Standards light cream, fine gold veins overall, 1/2" diffused medium gold band; style arms butter gold; falls medium violet blot in center blending out to violet white, white area around beard; brown on outer 1/2" of haft, narrow brown band; beards violet at end, medium gold in middle, dark gold in throat; pronounced musky fragrance. 'Mysterious Balance' X 'Yours Free'. Mid-America 2005.

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ENd of Summer P1010658Picture by Snowpeak IrisPhoto by South Jersey IrisPhoto by Paul Black-Mid America Gardengrowing at in Oetlishausen, Switzerland - photo by Sharlene Sutter


From Mid-America Garden catalog, 2005: END OF SUMMER - TB, 35" (89 cm), Early & rebloom. This well-formed rebloomer provides great potential for breeding nicely formed reblooming bicolors and Emma Cook type patterns. Ruffled and lightly laced standards are light cream overlaid with fine gold veins and finished with a 1/2" diffuse, medium gold band. Wide and ruffled falls have medium-violet center blots blending to violet-white margins and each side of old gold beards. Hafts are touched with gold and brown and falls narrowly banded in brown. Sdlg. G1OA. Mysterious Balance X Yours Free $35.00.


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 - 2010-01-19
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
ENd_of_Summer_P1010658.jpgjpg ENd_of_Summer_P1010658.jpg manage 36 K 18 Dec 2012 - 06:02 Main.rshadlow  
EndOfSummer3.jpgjpg EndOfSummer3.jpg manage 74 K 28 Nov 2013 - 17:37 TerryLaurin Photo by South Jersey Iris
EndofSummer_DSD_5485.jpgjpg EndofSummer_DSD_5485.jpg manage 170 K 24 Jan 2021 - 13:43 SharleneSutter growing at in Oetlishausen, Switzerland - photo by Sharlene Sutter
endofsummer09SPI.jpgjpg endofsummer09SPI.jpg manage 64 K 20 Mar 2010 - 14:43 Main.mshadow Picture by Snowpeak Iris
endofsummer9.JPGJPG endofsummer9.JPG manage 180 K 22 Apr 2023 - 14:08 TerryLaurin Photo by Paul Black-Mid America Garden
Topic revision: r16 - 22 Apr 2023, Harloiris
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