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■(TB) 'Waltzing Widow'

1973, Roach

'Waltzing Widow' ( Lura Roach, R. 1972). Seedling# 69-64A. TB, 40" (104 cm). Midseason bloom. Standards deeper violet than HCC 937 with no red tone; falls very dark blue-violet; self beard tipped mustard; ruffled. 'Royal Romance' sibling. Riverbank Gardens 1973. Honorable Mention 1976.

Other references: AIS Bulletin #216, January 1975, page 12.

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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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WaltzingWidowEI.jpgjpg WaltzingWidowEI.jpg manage 46 K 22 Dec 2012 - 15:12 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Exline Iris Garden
waltzing01.jpgjpg waltzing01.jpg manage 68 K 30 Jun 2015 - 23:36 UnknownUser Photo by Exline Iris Garden
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