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■(TB) 'Violet Reprise'

1993, Moores

'Violet Reprise' (Walter Moores, R. 1993). Seedling# 86-30-A. TB, 34" (86 cm). Midseason bloom and rebloom (Sept/MS). Slightly ruffled dark red violet, white spray pattern around beard; beards white, tipped pale yellow. 'Earl Of Essex' X 'Feed Back'. Moores 1993.

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From AIS Bulletin #289 April 1993 Introducing VIOLET REPRISE-TB 34", M & RE (SEPT. IN MS). Dark red violet self with faint, pleasing white spray pattern around white beards tipped pale yellow. Large, slightly ruffled blooms are borne on sturdy wellbranched stalks. Multiple rebloom stalks starting in early September, well in advance of frost. Earl of Essex X Feed Back, $25.00, Walter Moores.


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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VioletReprise02.jpgjpg VioletReprise02.jpg manage 66 K 15 Apr 2014 - 11:41 Main.TLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
VioletReprise03.jpgjpg VioletReprise03.jpg manage 73 K 15 Apr 2014 - 11:42 Main.TLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
VioletReprise12BHI.JPGJPG VioletReprise12BHI.JPG manage 65 K 08 May 2012 - 17:48 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
Violet_RepriseN.jpgjpg Violet_RepriseN.jpg manage 38 K 24 Oct 2011 - 18:43 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Nola's Iris Garden
violetreprise10.JPGJPG violetreprise10.JPG manage 218 K 01 Mar 2023 - 21:47 Main.TLaurin Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Iris Garden
Topic revision: r12 - 02 Mar 2023, Harloiris
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