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■(SIB) 'High Offer'

1982, Varner

'High Offer' (Steve Varner, R. 1981) Seedling V755. SIB, 38" (97 cm), Early to midseason bloom. Lustrous deep blue-purple self. RV1DD. CHOICE! 'Dreaming Spires' X 'Tealwood'. Illini Iris 1982. Honorable Mention 1984.

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From AIS Bulletin #245 April 1982 Introducing HIGH OFFER-V755. Siberian, 38", EM. Lustrous, wide, floriferous, very deep blue-purple self. RV1DD. CHOICE! (Dreaming Spires X Tealwood). $25.00. Illini Iris.


Quick Summary of Cultural Directions

Hardiness Zones 3-8 for most varieties, Some Siberian cultivars tolerate colder, others tolerate warmer zones (please comment in comment box with your location if this cultivar grows well in zone 3, 9, or 10.)
Exposure Prefers full sun for optimal performance, may still bloom in half-day shade
Water: Prefers well drained but moist good garden soil, More tolerant of dry conditions in established plants, Prefers moist conditions especially in Spring bloom season.
PH Average garden solis 6.1 to 7.5,
Fertilizer Prefers rich conditions on organic soils.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

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SIBHighOfferVL84.JPGJPG SIBHighOfferVL84.JPG manage 72 K 06 Mar 2015 - 17:46 Main.TLaurin Photo taken at 1984 AIS Seattle Convention by Verna Laurin at the Michelle Garden
SIBHighOfferVL8416.JPGJPG SIBHighOfferVL8416.JPG manage 35 K 25 Aug 2016 - 19:49 Main.Betsy881 Detail of photo by Betsy Higgins
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