, R. 1988). Seedling# D49-102. TB, 33" (84 cm), Early to midseason bloom and rebloom. Standards deep wine red; falls near wine black; red black beard; tailored; slight sweet fragrance. 'Violet Miracle'
X 'Hell's Fire'
. Moonshine Gardens 1989.
| From Moonshine Gardens catalog, 1989: WINESAP - 33" E-M. D49-102: VIOLET MIRACLE X HELL'S FIRE. Deep wine-red S.; near wine-black F.; red-black beards . Quality reblooming blacks - a wide open field! also smooth hafted reblooming reds . This should be a big help in both directions and it's a willing podder, at least. Nice medium sized tailored flowers with domed standards and flaring falls on good shorter stalks. A good grower and it's a very reliable rebloomer here - in lateOctober or early November. $30.00
Quick Summary of Cultural Directions
| FURTHER CULTURAL INFORMATION
| 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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- This iris is fantastic in flower arrangements. It has a nice tailored form. -- ReneeFraser - 15 Jun 2012