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■(TB) 'Twice Told'

1994, Maryott

'Twice Told' (William Maryott, R. 1994). Seedling# L172D. TB, 34-36" (86-91 cm). Midseason bloom and rebloom. Standards flesh to light beige, slight maroon at midrib; Falls velvety medium red maroon; beards tangerine. Seedling# H92B: (seedling# F154D: (('Latin Lover' x 'Victorian Days') x Keppel seedling# 74-32E: (('Roundup' x 'Artwork' sibling) x 'Osage Buff')) x seedling# E31D: (('Dream Fantasy' x 'Pink Sleigh') x 'Heather Blush')) X 'Cameo Wine'. Maryott 1994.

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Photo by Exline Iris GardenPhoto scanned from the John Weiler slide collectionPhoto by Blue J IrisPhoto by Matilija NurseryPhoto by NolaPhoto by Country Delight IrisPhoto by Pleasants Valley Iris FarmPhoto by Pleasants Valley Iris FarmPhoto by Matilija NurseryPhoto by South Jersey IrisPhoto from The Iris Farm


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.

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-- BobPries - 2011-03-07
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
TwiceTold01.jpgjpg TwiceTold01.jpg manage 81 K 09 Apr 2015 - 12:57 TerryLaurin Photo scanned from the John Weiler slide collection
TwiceTold02.JPGJPG TwiceTold02.JPG manage 75 K 15 Apr 2014 - 01:14 TerryLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
TwiceTold03.jpgjpg TwiceTold03.jpg manage 98 K 28 Mar 2018 - 02:30 TerryLaurin Photo by Nola's Iris Garden
TwiceTold5.jpgjpg TwiceTold5.jpg manage 66 K 29 Nov 2013 - 20:42 TerryLaurin Photo by South Jersey Iris
TwiceToldIF.jpgjpg TwiceToldIF.jpg manage 43 K 29 Nov 2011 - 00:47 BetsyHiggins Photo from The Iris Farm
twice02.jpgjpg twice02.jpg manage 104 K 30 Jun 2015 - 02:48 TerryLaurin Photo by Exline Iris Garden
twicetold03.jpgjpg twicetold03.jpg manage 75 K 14 May 2014 - 02:58 TerryLaurin Photo by Matilija Nursery
twicetold2.jpgjpg twicetold2.jpg manage 36 K 10 Apr 2013 - 18:02 TerryLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
twicetold3.jpgjpg twicetold3.jpg manage 70 K 25 Aug 2013 - 14:30 TerryLaurin Photo by Pleasants Valley Iris Farm
twicetold31.jpgjpg twicetold31.jpg manage 77 K 23 Mar 2021 - 13:47 TerryLaurin Photo by Pleasants Valley Iris Farm
twicetold4.jpgjpg twicetold4.jpg manage 62 K 17 Sep 2013 - 19:40 TerryLaurin Photo by Matilija Nursery
Topic revision: r18 - 28 Mar 2022, TerryLaurin
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