by Lloyd Zurbrigg
, R. 1990). Seedling# 86-144-5SC. TB, height 36" (91 cm). Midseason bloom and rebloom (September in Virginia). Standards cream veined pale cinnamon, giving self effect; falls near-white, creamy yellow rim, cinnamon hafts, suggestion of pale violet texture veining and violet centerline; beards white, tipped cream. 'Violet Miracle'
X 'Brother Carl'
. Avonbank 1991.
| From AIS Bulletin #280 January 1991 Introducing MATRIX (Earl Hall) Sdlg. 86-144-5SC. EC 1989. EM & RE (Sept. in VA). Wide pastel plicata, cinnamon on cream. Whole clump reblooms in mid Sept. Also, a superb parent, hence its name. (Violet Miracle X Brother Carl). $35.00. Avonbank Gardens.
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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