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■(TB) 'Johnny Reb'

1994, Nelson

'Johnny Reb' (Roger Nelson, R. 1992). Seedling# RN 86-4BF. TB, 37" (94 cm), Late midseason bloom. Standards greyed wine (near RHS 184C); falls brighter greyed wine (183B/C) with white spray haft pattern; beards greyed orange (163A); ruffled, pleated; slight musky fragrance. 'Lorilee' X 'Freckle Face'. Iris Country 1994. Honorable Mention 1997.

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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
Johnny-RebNN.jpgjpg Johnny-RebNN.jpg manage 41 K 08 Nov 2011 - 17:46 BetsyHiggins Photo by Nola's Iris Garden
JohnnyReb01.JPGJPG JohnnyReb01.JPG manage 64 K 25 Nov 2014 - 16:11 TerryLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
JohnnyReb02.JPGJPG JohnnyReb02.JPG manage 62 K 28 Mar 2014 - 00:12 TerryLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
JohnnyReb03.JPGJPG JohnnyReb03.JPG manage 70 K 28 Mar 2014 - 00:14 TerryLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
JohnnyReb12BHI.jpgjpg JohnnyReb12BHI.jpg manage 100 K 22 Apr 2012 - 14:10 BetsyHiggins Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
johnnyreb3.jpgjpg johnnyreb3.jpg manage 39 K 04 Apr 2013 - 13:06 TerryLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
Topic revision: r15 - 05 Jan 2022, Harloiris
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