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■(TB) 'Gnu Again'

1994, Kasperek

'Gnu Again' (Brad Kasperek, R. 1993). Seedling# 89-40F (SPORT). TB, 32" (81 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards medium violet (RHS 83B) with random off-white (155C) splashes; falls dark violet (83A) with random breaks and splashes of off-white; beards burnt orange tipped medium violet; ruffled; slight fragrance. 'Maria Tormena' X 'Eagle's Flight'. Zebra 1994. Honorable Mention 1996; Award of Merit 1998. Novelty.

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From AIS Bulletin #293 April 1994 Introducing GNU AGAIN (Kasperek '94) TB 32" M. SPORTs model of GNU! This startling genetic sport has medium violet standards with random splashes of white. Large, ruffled flaring dark violet falls with random breaks and splashes of white. Orange beards tipped violet. 6-7 Buds. Maria Tormena X Eagle's Flight (89-40F SP). $35.00. Zebra 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.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
GNUAGAIN01.jpgjpg GNUAGAIN01.jpg manage 149 K 05 Dec 2015 - 21:22 UnknownUser Photo by Klaus Burkhardt- Iris Schwertilienoase-Germany
GNUAGAIN02.jpgjpg GNUAGAIN02.jpg manage 152 K 29 Aug 2018 - 00:44 UnknownUser Photo by Klaus Burkhardt- Iris Schwertilienoase-Germany
GNUAGAIN12.jpgjpg GNUAGAIN12.jpg manage 60 K 22 Nov 2013 - 00:52 UnknownUser Photo by Augusto Bianco-biancoiride-Gabiano-Italy
Gnu-AgainNN.jpgjpg Gnu-AgainNN.jpg manage 41 K 07 Nov 2011 - 15:44 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Nola's Iris Garden
GnuAgain10.jpgjpg GnuAgain10.jpg manage 77 K 06 Sep 2013 - 14:13 UnknownUser Photo by Echo Iris Garden
GnuAgain13.jpgjpg GnuAgain13.jpg manage 56 K 28 Nov 2013 - 21:38 UnknownUser Photo by South Jersey Iris
GnuAgainSI.JPGJPG GnuAgainSI.JPG manage 333 K 14 Apr 2019 - 20:17 UnknownUser Photo by Sandy Ives.
Gnu_Again_Kasperek_94.JPGJPG Gnu_Again_Kasperek_94.JPG manage 70 K 13 Jan 2010 - 11:36 Main.Laymont+ by Dejoux in my garden : sud-ouest France
Gnu_Again_fl.jpgjpg Gnu_Again_fl.jpg manage 59 K 10 Mar 2011 - 19:52 IrisP  
Gnuagain.jpgjpg Gnuagain.jpg manage 71 K 21 Jan 2010 - 17:01 Main.avmoran  
Gnuagain09.jpgjpg Gnuagain09.jpg manage 106 K 13 Jul 2021 - 02:10 UnknownUser Photo by Sandor Szasz-Iriszkert-Hungary
gnu01.jpgjpg gnu01.jpg manage 73 K 15 Feb 2015 - 21:41 UnknownUser Photo by Elladan McLeester
gnu02.jpgjpg gnu02.jpg manage 90 K 10 Jun 2015 - 02:32 UnknownUser Photo by Exline Iris Garden
gnu_again_66.jpgjpg gnu_again_66.jpg manage 70 K 02 Dec 2010 - 03:48 Main.Elladan photo by Elladan
gnuagain01.jpgjpg gnuagain01.jpg manage 65 K 01 Sep 2014 - 02:44 UnknownUser Photo by Jeanette Graham
gnuagain02.jpgjpg gnuagain02.jpg manage 93 K 21 Jul 2014 - 22:21 UnknownUser Photo by Damon Gardens
gnuagain03.jpgjpg gnuagain03.jpg manage 83 K 21 Dec 2014 - 16:03 UnknownUser Photo by Exline Iris Garden
gnuagain04.jpgjpg gnuagain04.jpg manage 736 K 31 Dec 2015 - 20:36 UnknownUser Photo by Country Delight Iris
gnuagain06.JPGJPG gnuagain06.JPG manage 371 K 07 Mar 2019 - 00:06 UnknownUser Photo by Don McQueen-taken at McMillen's Iris Garden-Norwich-Ontario-Canada
gnuagain11.jpgjpg gnuagain11.jpg manage 93 K 09 Nov 2013 - 14:41 UnknownUser Photo by Alain Chapelle-France
gnuagain3.JPGJPG gnuagain3.JPG manage 220 K 03 Dec 2020 - 14:49 UnknownUser Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
gnuagain4.jpegjpeg gnuagain4.jpeg manage 49 K 27 May 2013 - 16:30 UnknownUser photo by Bill's Iris Gardens
gnuagain5.jpgjpg gnuagain5.jpg manage 314 K 27 Nov 2017 - 12:58 UnknownUser Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
gnuagain6.jpgjpg gnuagain6.jpg manage 50 K 02 Apr 2013 - 16:05 UnknownUser Photo by Country Delight Iris
gnuagain8.jpgjpg gnuagain8.jpg manage 90 K 12 Jul 2013 - 20:01 UnknownUser Photo by Schreiner's Iris Gardens
gnuagain9.jpgjpg gnuagain9.jpg manage 71 K 04 Aug 2013 - 15:37 UnknownUser Photo by Sutton's Iris Gardens
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