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■(TB) 'Velvet Vista'

1979, Baldwin

'Velvet Vista' (John Baldwin, R. 1978) Seedling# 73-65A. TB, 36" (91 cm), Midseason bloom. Dark violet (RHS 83A) self; velvety falls; violet-blue beard. ('Grand Alliance' x'Wild Waves') X 'Royal Touch'. Tempo Two 1979/80.

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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
VelvetVista01.jpgjpg VelvetVista01.jpg manage 54 K 20 Oct 2013 - 21:37 Main.TLaurin Photo by Sunshine Iris Nursery-Australia
VelvetVista02.jpgjpg VelvetVista02.jpg manage 162 K 02 May 2021 - 22:30 Main.TLaurin Photo by Sunshine Iris Nursery-Australia
Topic revision: r7 - 04 May 2021, Harloiris
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