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■(TB) 'Mill Valley'

1976, Gaulter

'Mill Valley' (Larry Gaulter, R. 1975). Seedling# 70-68. TB, 36" (91 cm). Midseason bloom. Medium lavender to rose self; yellow beard tipped white. Sibling to 'Mary Frances' X 'Town and Country'. Cooley's Gardens 1976. Honorable Mention 1979.

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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.

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
MillValley01.JPGJPG MillValley01.JPG manage 59 K 26 Nov 2014 - 16:01 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
MillValley12BHI.jpgjpg MillValley12BHI.jpg manage 59 K 27 Apr 2012 - 13:48 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
MillValleyBHI.jpgjpg MillValleyBHI.jpg manage 103 K 20 Nov 2011 - 00:11 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
MillValleyEI.jpgjpg MillValleyEI.jpg manage 27 K 16 Dec 2012 - 14:52 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Exline Iris Garden
millvalley01.jpgjpg millvalley01.jpg manage 95 K 25 Jun 2015 - 01:02 Main.TLaurin Photo by Exline Iris Garden
millvalley9.JPGJPG millvalley9.JPG manage 368 K 13 Feb 2021 - 20:37 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the 1976 Cooley's Iris Gardens catalogue by Terry Laurin
millyalley4.jpgjpg millyalley4.jpg manage 67 K 12 Nov 2013 - 16:12 Main.TLaurin Photo by Alain Chapelle-France
milwalley1.jpgjpg milwalley1.jpg manage 43 K 03 Dec 2018 - 14:14 Main.TLaurin Photo by Iriszkert Szasz-Hungary.
Topic revision: r14 - 03 Jul 2023, dougchyz
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