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■(TB) 'Jazzebel'

1993, Ensminger

'Jazzebel' (Allan Ensminger, R. 1992) Seedling# 186-68. TB, 28" (71 cm). Late midseason bloom. Carmine rose (HCC 21/3) with amethyst violet (35/1) stripes and splashes; beards brick red (16/1); ruffled; slight fragrance. 'Go Around' X seedling# 81-44: (('Doodle Strudel' x (seedling# 69-50: (('Valimar' x ('Patience' x 'Apricot Lustre')) x 'Peachy Creamy') x 'Royal Belle')) x ('Dream Lover' x (seedling# 64-33: (('Champagne Velvet' x 'Lake Tahoe') x 'Dutch Doll') x 'Rococo'))). Varigay 1988. Favorite Guest 1988, Honorable Mention 1990.

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Photo by Blue J IrisPhoto scanned from the Bee Warburton slide collectionJazzabel flPhoto scanned from the 1993 Schreiners catalogue by Terry LaurinPhoto by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris GardenPhoto by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris GardenPhoto by Alain Chapelle-FrancePhoto by Don McQueen-taken at McMillen


From AIS Bulletin #269 April 1988 Introducing JAZZEBEL TB'88. Not just another amoena/plicata. Jazzabel's bright clean colors are eye-catching. The white is white, and the falls have an inner plicata border of bluebird blue and an outer white border to match the standards. A standout in any planting. $25.00. Varigay 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.

-- BobPries - 2011-03-07

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Jazzabel02.jpgjpg Jazzabel02.jpg manage 71 K 28 Mar 2014 - 11:07 TerryLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
Jazzabel_fl.jpgjpg Jazzabel_fl.jpg manage 54 K 20 Mar 2011 - 06:47 IrisP  
Jazzebel11.JPGJPG Jazzebel11.JPG manage 74 K 20 Aug 2021 - 18:35 TerryLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
Jazzebel12BHI.jpgjpg Jazzebel12BHI.jpg manage 67 K 22 Apr 2012 - 13:26 BetsyHiggins Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
jazzabel03.JPGJPG jazzabel03.JPG manage 79 K 30 Jun 2014 - 22:18 TerryLaurin Photo scanned from the Bee Warburton slide collection
jazzebel09.JPGJPG jazzebel09.JPG manage 356 K 06 Jan 2021 - 02:29 TerryLaurin Photo scanned from the 1993 Schreiners catalogue by Terry Laurin
jazzebel3.jpgjpg jazzebel3.jpg manage 69 K 11 Nov 2013 - 01:49 TerryLaurin Photo by Alain Chapelle-France
jazzebel6.JPGJPG jazzebel6.JPG manage 355 K 04 Mar 2019 - 02:53 TerryLaurin Photo by Don McQueen-taken at McMillen's Iris Garden-Norwich-Ontario-Canada
Topic revision: r20 - 07 Jan 2023, DougChyz
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