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■(TB) 'Miss Indiana'

1961, Cook

'Miss Indiana' (Paul Cook, R. 1960). Seedling# 14658. TB, 36" (91 cm). Midseason bloom. Standards white, tinged violet; falls Dauphin's violet. 21655 (amoena) X 'Whole Cloth'. Cook 1961. High Commendation 1960, Honorable Mention 1962, Judges Choice 1962, 1963, Award of Merit 1964.

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References:

From AIS Bulletin #161, April 1961. Introducing MISS INDIANA (Sdlg. 14658) HC 1960. A clean, bright, new amoena from Whole Cloth, admired by all who have seen it. Flowers of wide flaring form (4 X 6), medium ruffling, and with a tinge of blue in the white standards that softens the contrast with the medium to deep violet blue of the falls. Low-branched stems 36 inches tall. Midseason. $25.00. Paul Cook.
From Fleur De Lis Gardens catalog 1963: MISS INDIANA (Cook '61) M. 36 in. Amoena Sdlg x Whole Cloth. An excellently formed and colored new amoena. Standards silvery white, tinted lavender blue and lovely violet blue falls. Choice. H.M. 1962. 20.00.
 


Culture

Quick Summary of Cultural Directions

FURTHER CULTURAL INFORMATION Sort
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.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

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MissIndiana01.JPGJPG MissIndiana01.JPG manage 58 K 26 Nov 2014 - 16:42 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
MissIndiana12BHI.jpgjpg MissIndiana12BHI.jpg manage 99 K 27 Apr 2012 - 14:09 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
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Missindiana03.jpgjpg Missindiana03.jpg manage 110 K 13 Jun 2014 - 20:31 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the Rosalie Figge slide collection
Missindiana04.jpgjpg Missindiana04.jpg manage 64 K 13 Jun 2014 - 20:33 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the Rosalie Figge slide collection
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missindiana02.jpgjpg missindiana02.jpg manage 65 K 13 Jul 2021 - 22:22 Main.TLaurin Photo by Sandor Szasz-Iriszkert-Hungary
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