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■(BB) 'Buoyant Spirit'

2014, Aitken

'Buoyant Spirit' (J.Terry Aitken, R. 2014) Seedling #OZM37-J. BB, 24" (61 cm), Late midseason bloom. Standards light blue blended deeper at midribs; falls cream-white; beards yellow in throat blending to orange at tip, hairs based white, tips orange; ruffled. 'Cut Above' X 'Cut Above' sibling. Salmon Creek 2014. Honorable Mention 2017.

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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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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
BUOYANT_SPIRIT.JPGJPG BUOYANT_SPIRIT.JPG manage 2 MB 10 Jun 2015 - 16:36 Main.Jimcummins Photo by Jim cummins
bouyantspirit02.jpgjpg bouyantspirit02.jpg manage 58 K 11 Jun 2015 - 20:07 Main.TLaurin Photo by Aitken's Salmon Creek Garden
buoyantspirit01.jpgjpg buoyantspirit01.jpg manage 71 K 28 Jul 2015 - 20:02 Main.TLaurin Photo by Carl Boro taken at 2015 AIS Convention
buoyantspirit1.jpgjpg buoyantspirit1.jpg manage 46 K 01 Apr 2016 - 22:02 Main.TLaurin Photo by Larry Lauer-Lauer's Flowers
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