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■(TB) 'Apocalypse Girl'

2015, Murphy

'Apocalypse Girl' (Don Murphy, R. 2015) Seedling DM8-6-4. TB, 28" (71 cm), Early to midseason bloom. Standards and style arms white; Falls lavender, streaked and splotched mid to deep red-purple; beards coral; broken color. 'Ardent Arlene' X 'Starring. Comanche Acres Iris Garden 2015.

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Photo by Comanche Acres Iris GardenPhoto by Jeanette Graham at the 2022 National Convention-Las Cruces-New Mexico


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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-- BetsyHiggins - 2015-04-07
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
ApocalypseGirl01.JPGJPG ApocalypseGirl01.JPG manage 86 K 25 Apr 2015 - 22:02 TerryLaurin Photo by Comanche Acres Iris Garden
apocalypsegirl9.JPGJPG apocalypsegirl9.JPG manage 123 K 26 Apr 2022 - 11:49 TerryLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham at the 2022 National Convention-Las Cruces-New Mexico
Topic revision: r7 - 04 Jan 2024, BrewItt
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