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■(TB) 'Returning Chameleon'

1995, Wilkerson

'Returning Chameleon' ( Betty Wilkerson, R. 1995). Seedling# C54-1 RE. TB, 32" (81 cm), Midseason bloom and re-bloom. Standards and style arms greyed white to pale lavender (RHS 91C), occasionally palest pink; falls grey white to pale pink; beards white, tipped pale orange in throat; ruffled; slight musky fragrance. 'Pink Sleigh' X 'Immortality'. Bridge in Time 1995.

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BHP 1052-X2 returning chameleon.jpgretuningchameleon90.JPGReturning Chameleon I.jpgReturning ChameleonN.jpgreturningchamelion9.JPG


Awaiting original catalog description


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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-- Main.RPries - 2010-10-06
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
BHP_1052-X2_returning_chameleon.jpgjpg BHP_1052-X2_returning_chameleon.jpg manage 121 K 21 Feb 2016 - 07:53 BrockHeilman Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.
Returning_ChameleonN.jpgjpg Returning_ChameleonN.jpg manage 41 K 23 Oct 2011 - 19:13 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Nola's Iris Garden
Returning_Chameleon_I.jpgjpg Returning_Chameleon_I.jpg manage 26 K 24 Nov 2010 - 23:04 BettyWilkerson Returning Chameleon Oct 2008
retuningchameleon90.JPGJPG retuningchameleon90.JPG manage 208 K 20 Oct 2023 - 14:32 UnknownUser Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens-reblooming September 2023
returningchamelion9.JPGJPG returningchamelion9.JPG manage 254 K 04 Sep 2023 - 01:53 UnknownUser Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens-reblooming August 2023
Topic revision: r12 - 21 Oct 2023, Harloiris
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