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■(BB) 'Bohemian Rhapsody'

2009, Kerr

'Bohemian Rhapsody' (Frederick Kerr, R. 2008) Seedling #03-003A. BB, 26" (66 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards and style arms medium pink; falls same, wide blue-violet band, lighter narrow edge, darker pink at haft, lighter area beyond beards and in veins which extend into the band; beards tangerine orange; slight sweet fragrance. 'Kachina Dancer' X seedling #01-031C: (seedling #99-088A: ('Lena Baker' x seedling #97-021A: ('Fresno Frolic' x 'Dear Jean')) x 'Next Millennium'). Rainbow Acres 2009. Honorable Mention 2012; Award of Merit 2015.

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Photo by AitkenPhoto by Rainbow Acres


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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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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
bohemian01.jpgjpg bohemian01.jpg manage 48 K 24 Apr 2015 - 18:59 TerryLaurin Photo by Aitken's Salmon Creek Garden
bohemianrhapsody9.jpgjpg bohemianrhapsody9.jpg manage 52 K 19 Jul 2022 - 01:56 TerryLaurin Photo by Rainbow Acres
Topic revision: r13 - 23 Aug 2022, Harloiris
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