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■(TB) 'Ravenwood'

1971, Lowry

'Ravenwood' ( Edith Lowry, R. 1961). Seedling# L58-20. TB, 40" (102 cm), Midseason bloom. Color Class-V1D, Blue-black self; dark blue beard, tipped yellow. 'Beau Violet' X 'Triumvirate'. Tell, Wild & Son 1971.

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From AIS Bulletin #201 April 1971 Introducing RAVENWOOD (Lowry). M-Re. 34". (Beau Violet: First Violet x Violet Harmony) X (Triumvirate: Black Forest x Indiana Night). Wide, rounded, flaring black-violet that looks as if it had come through Dark Fury (a relative). When established reblooms under favorable conditions. Excellent genes for rebloomers as well as violets and DARKS. Net $15.00. Tell's Gardens.
Reported Rebloom in: CA, ME, NE, OK, PA, TX, VA USDA Zone 6,7,8,9 [The 2012 Cumulative Checklist of Reblooming Iris, p. 163].

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Ravenwood11.JPGJPG Ravenwood11.JPG manage 116 K 29 Aug 2021 - 21:11 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
Ravenwood12BHI.jpgjpg Ravenwood12BHI.jpg manage 62 K 30 Apr 2012 - 22:46 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
RavenwoodNN.jpgjpg RavenwoodNN.jpg manage 56 K 09 Nov 2011 - 23:14 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Nola's Iris Garden
RavenwoodSI.jpgjpg RavenwoodSI.jpg manage 229 K 19 Oct 2019 - 02:55 Main.TLaurin Photo by Sandy Ives.
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Topic revision: r14 - 27 Mar 2022, TLaurin
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