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■(TB) 'Among Deep Purple Shades'

2007, Loktev

'Among Deep Purple Shades' (Sergey Loktev, R. 2006). Sdlg. 97-L16-9G. TB, 35" (90 cm), Early midseason bloom. Standards violet; style arms yellow edges, beetroot brown crests, dark lilac midrib; Falls dark violet black, dark beetroot edges, brown shoulders, lilac haft marks; beards yellow in throat, bronze at end, lilac base. 'Before The Storm' X 'Silver Fox'. Loktev 2007.

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Among Deep Purple Shades EI.jpgamongdeeppurpleshades01.jpgAMONGDEEPPURPLESHADES2.JPG


Awaiting original catalog description


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.

BobPries - 21 Apr 2019

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
AMONGDEEPPURPLESHADES2.JPGJPG AMONGDEEPPURPLESHADES2.JPG manage 196 K 09 Oct 2017 - 02:58 Main.TLaurin Photo by Iris Garden Feel Good-Russia
Among_Deep_Purple_Shades_EI.jpgjpg Among_Deep_Purple_Shades_EI.jpg manage 78 K 04 Jul 2014 - 11:47 Main.ruiris Photo by Elena Igonina-Russia
amongdeeppurpleshades01.jpgjpg amongdeeppurpleshades01.jpg manage 35 K 04 Oct 2013 - 20:43 Main.TLaurin Photo by Loktev's Iris Garden-Russia
Topic revision: r11 - 06 Dec 2021, BobPries
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