■(TB) 'Jo Vallery'
, R. 1984) Seedling# H79-10B. TB, 36" (91 cm). Midseason bloom. Ruffled and laced light pink (RHS 62D); falls lighter toward beard with deeper-toned edge; tangerine pink beard; sweet fragrance.'Beauty Is'
X 'Sunday Chimes'
. Mission Bell 1985. Honorable Mention 1989.
| From AIS Bulletin #256 January 1985 Introducing JO VALLERY. TB, 36", ML. Intensely ruffled and frilled stands give the impression of multiple petals. Wide, flaring falls lighten toward showy pink beards, deeper near edge. Strong stalks carry 10 or more well placed buds. Named to honor Herbert Spence's mother, who was active in irises throughout her life. Beauty Is X Sunday Chimes. #H79-10B. HC '84 $30.00. Mission Bell.
Quick Summary of Cultural Directions
| FURTHER CULTURAL INFORMATION
| 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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