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■(BB) 'Brighten The Corner'

1995, Ensminger

'Brighten The Corner' (Allan Ensminger, R. 1994). Seedling 89-33. BB, 26" (66 cm), Late midseason bloom. Standards and style arms lemon yellow (HCC 4/2); falls lemon yellow with bright white area around lemon yellow beard. Seedling #85-40: (('Peachy Creamy' x 'Fresno Calypso') x Leonard Michel seedling #120-2: ('Bride's Halo' x 'Joyce Terry')) X sibling. Varigay 1995. Honorable Mention 1999.

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Photo by Frances BlechaBrightenTheCornerPhoto scanned from the Nyla Hughes slide collection


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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.

-- BobPries - 2011-03-07

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Brighten the Corner, BB Ensminger 1994.JPGJPG Brighten the Corner, BB Ensminger 1994.JPG manage 68 K 04 Mar 2018 - 19:18 FrancesBlecha Photo by Frances Blecha
BrightenTheCorner.jpgjpg BrightenTheCorner.jpg manage 74 K 17 Mar 2011 - 22:52 Main.jesseejames  
brightenthecorner01.JPGJPG brightenthecorner01.JPG manage 574 K 21 Feb 2018 - 13:45 TerryLaurin Photo scanned from the Nyla Hughes slide collection
Topic revision: r15 - 04 Aug 2022, Harloiris
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