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■(SIB) 'Velvet Prism'

2002, Warner

'Velvet Prism' (Carol Warner, R. 2002). Seedling 10. SIB (tetraploid), 29" (74 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards blue violet; style arms purple, midrib blue; falls deep blue violet with thin white edge, bright light blue halo wash, signal white dotted blue. Parentage unknown. Draycott 2002.

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Awaiting original catalog description


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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-- LaurieFrazer - 2010-01-29
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BHP_0132-X2_velvet_prism.jpgjpg BHP_0132-X2_velvet_prism.jpg manage 188 K 21 Feb 2016 - 02:18 BrockHeilman Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.
velvetprism5.JPGJPG velvetprism5.JPG manage 108 K 18 Feb 2024 - 03:04 Main.TLaurin Photo by Carol Warner-Draycott Gardens
Topic revision: r13 - 20 Feb 2024, BrewItt
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