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■(TB) 'Night Attack'

1993, Ghio

'Night Attack' (Joseph Ghio, R. 1992) Seedling# 88-17G. TB, 40" (102 cm). Early midseason bloom. Standards blue purple; falls black with blue purple hairline edge; beards tangerine, tipped purple. 'Tempting' X 'In Town'. Bay View 1993. Honorable Mention 1995.

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Night-AttackN.jpgNight Attack 240.jpgNight Attack fl.jpgNightattack.jpegnightattack01.jpgnightattack02.JPGnightattack03.JPGnightattack07.JPGnightattack08.JPGnightattack09.JPGnightattack5.jpgnightattack6.jpgnightattack9.JPGNightAttackSI.JPG


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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.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

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-- KentPfeiffer - 2010-10-25
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Night-AttackN.jpgjpg Night-AttackN.jpg manage 41 K 23 Oct 2011 - 14:56 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Nola's Iris Garden
NightAttackSI.JPGJPG NightAttackSI.JPG manage 283 K 18 Apr 2019 - 22:52 Main.TLaurin Photo by Sandy Ives.
Night_Attack_240.jpgjpg Night_Attack_240.jpg manage 24 K 14 Mar 2012 - 08:26 Night Attack
Night_Attack_fl.jpgjpg Night_Attack_fl.jpg manage 74 K 05 Apr 2011 - 04:29 IrisP  
Nightattack.jpegjpeg Nightattack.jpeg manage 48 K 11 Mar 2011 - 16:10 Main.mshadow Photo by Marilyn Campbell
nightattack01.jpgjpg nightattack01.jpg manage 57 K 10 Nov 2014 - 21:32 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
nightattack02.JPGJPG nightattack02.JPG manage 45 K 01 Apr 2014 - 03:38 Main.TLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
nightattack03.JPGJPG nightattack03.JPG manage 86 K 03 Jul 2014 - 20:27 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the Bee Warburton slide collection
nightattack07.JPGJPG nightattack07.JPG manage 219 K 02 Mar 2020 - 12:11 Main.TLaurin Photo by Rene Martin-France
nightattack08.JPGJPG nightattack08.JPG manage 234 K 02 Mar 2020 - 12:10 Main.TLaurin Photo by Rene Martin-France
nightattack09.JPGJPG nightattack09.JPG manage 246 K 02 Mar 2020 - 12:08 Main.TLaurin Photo by Rene Martin-France
nightattack5.jpgjpg nightattack5.jpg manage 48 K 06 Apr 2013 - 02:50 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
nightattack6.jpgjpg nightattack6.jpg manage 64 K 12 Nov 2013 - 21:36 Main.TLaurin Photo by Alain Chapelle-France
nightattack9.JPGJPG nightattack9.JPG manage 334 K 14 Jan 2021 - 12:14 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the 2003 Cooley's Iris Gardens catalogue by Terry Laurin
Topic revision: r25 - 31 Mar 2022, TLaurin
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