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■(TB) 'Chippewa Brave'

1989, Rogers

'Chippewa Brave' (Francis Rogers, R. 1988). Seedling# F211B. TB, 34" (86 cm). Midseason bloom. Standaards. greyed orange (RHS 166B); falls greyed purple (187A), 1/8" greyed orange 1166B) edge, white area under greyed orange beard speckled and lined greyed purple 1187A); sweet fragrance. 'Gold Nutmeg' X seedling# FR 80-38B: (('Kilt Lilt' x seedling) x unknown). Meadowbrook Gardens 1989. High Commendation 1988, Honorable Mention 1993.

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Chippewa Brave TB Francis Rogers 1989.jpgChippewa Brave TB Francis Rogers 1999.jpgChippewa Brave 4x6 ais.jpgChippewa Brave TB Francis Rogers 1989.jpgchippewabrave01.jpgchippewabrave1.jpgchippewabrave2.jpgchippewabrave9.jpg


From AIS Bulletin #273 April 1989 Introducing CHIPPEWA BRAVE (F. Rogers) Sdlg. F211 B. TB, 34". Copper standards. Deep maroon falls with a distinctive copper rim. Gold Nutmeg X FR80-38B. HC 1988. $30.00. Meadowbrook Gardens.


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
Chippewa Brave TB Francis Rogers 1989.jpgjpg Chippewa Brave TB Francis Rogers 1989.jpg manage 415 K 11 Mar 2021 - 20:47 Main.georgebacon George Bacon - Breezeway Iris Garden
Chippewa Brave TB Francis Rogers 1999.jpgjpg Chippewa Brave TB Francis Rogers 1999.jpg manage 608 K 11 Mar 2021 - 20:48 Main.georgebacon George Bacon - Breezeway Iris Garden
Chippewa_Brave_4x6_ais.jpgjpg Chippewa_Brave_4x6_ais.jpg manage 70 K 09 Jul 2013 - 18:29 JoyceDianeWilcox  
Chippewa_Brave_TB_Francis_Rogers_1989.jpgjpg Chippewa_Brave_TB_Francis_Rogers_1989.jpg manage 82 K 18 Sep 2014 - 01:52 Main.georgebacon Chippewa Brave, Breezeway Iris Garden
chippewabrave01.jpgjpg chippewabrave01.jpg manage 94 K 27 Jul 2019 - 22:16 UnknownUser Photo by Riley Probst taken at the 2010 AIS National Convention
chippewabrave1.jpgjpg chippewabrave1.jpg manage 40 K 26 Nov 2018 - 21:55 UnknownUser Photo by Iriszkert Szasz-Hungary.
chippewabrave2.jpgjpg chippewabrave2.jpg manage 43 K 26 Nov 2018 - 21:56 UnknownUser Photo by Iriszkert Szasz-Hungary.
chippewabrave9.jpgjpg chippewabrave9.jpg manage 80 K 22 Mar 2021 - 02:29 UnknownUser Photo by Pleasants Valley Iris Farm
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