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■(BB) 'Act Two'

2019, Black

'Act Two' (Paul Black, R. 2019) Seedling X147FR. BB, 25" (64 cm), Early-Midseason & Rebloom. Standards mid gold; style arms mid gold-yellow; falls light lilac center ¹⁄₃ at beard widening to ²⁄₃ towards distal edge, darker textured veins, wide mid amber hafts becoming narrower and lighter toward lower edge, narrow mid gold band at distal edge; beards marigold; pronounced spicy fragrance. Seedcling U75BR, 'Keep Going sibling, X seedling U41AR: 'Advantage' x seedling S142AR, 'Triple Dip' sibing. Mid-America 2019.

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ACT TWO (Black ‘19) BB Early-Midseason-Rebloom 25” (63cm) Superb branching and buds plus a lovely strong spicy fragrance create a memorable garden presence. Crisp form with plenty of ruffles. Rapid growth. Sdlg. X147FR: U75BR, Keep Going sib X U41AR: (Advantage X S142AR, Triple Dip sib)


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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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
acttwo01.JPGJPG acttwo01.JPG manage 1 MB 06 Feb 2019 - 03:34 Main.TLaurin Photo by Paul Black-Mid-America Garden
acttwo02.JPGJPG acttwo02.JPG manage 673 K 06 Feb 2019 - 03:35 Main.TLaurin Photo by Paul Black-Mid-America Garden
acttwo03.JPGJPG acttwo03.JPG manage 522 K 06 Feb 2019 - 03:37 Main.TLaurin Photo by Paul Black-Mid-America Garden
acttwo9.JPGJPG acttwo9.JPG manage 116 K 26 May 2021 - 20:22 Main.TLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham
Topic revision: r12 - 03 Jun 2021, Harloiris
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