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■(TB) 'Fallen Angel'

1995, Meek

'Fallen Angel' (Duane Meek, R. 1995). Seedling# 92-1-0. TB, 35" (89 cm). Late midseason bloom. Standards deep mauve with 2/3" pale lavender border; falls lavender-tinted ivory, slightly darker rim, hafts mauve; beards coral, lavender at end; heavily ruffled. 'Glory Be' X 'Spring Tidings'. D. & J. Gardens 1995. Honorable Mention 1997.

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From AIS Bulletin #297 April 1995 Introducing FALLEN ANGEL (D. Meek) TB, ML, 35". Deep mauve standards with 1/2" pale lavender border. Lavender-tinted ivory falls, slightly darker at rims, mauve at hafts. Entire flower heavily ruffled. Beards coral, lavender at end. 4 br., 7+ buds. Glory Be X Spring Tidings. #92-1-0. $35.00. D&J Gardens.


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.

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Fallen-AngelNN.jpgjpg Fallen-AngelNN.jpg manage 50 K 06 Nov 2011 - 22:51 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Nola's Iris Garden
FallenAngel02.jpgjpg FallenAngel02.jpg manage 61 K 25 Mar 2014 - 11:39 Main.TLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
fallenangel01.jpgjpg fallenangel01.jpg manage 67 K 14 Nov 2014 - 19:44 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
fallenangel02.jpgjpg fallenangel02.jpg manage 105 K 27 Nov 2015 - 22:00 Main.TLaurin Photo by Barry Blyth-Australia
fallenangel3.jpgjpg fallenangel3.jpg manage 33 K 01 Apr 2013 - 19:16 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
fallenangel9.JPGJPG fallenangel9.JPG manage 186 K 10 Apr 2023 - 02:28 Main.TLaurin Photo by Paul Black-Mid America Garden
Topic revision: r17 - 10 Apr 2023, TLaurin
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