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■(BB) 'Junior Partner'

2023, Keppel

'Junior Partner' (Keith Keppel, R. 2022) Seedling 15-08A, BB, 26" (66 cm), Early bloom. Standards toga (M&P 45-K-11), ¹⁄₁₆˝ sharp blue-white (M&P 41-A-3) edge, tiny reed yellow (M&P 10-I-1) base; style arms hortense violet M&P (41-I-8) midrib, blue-white (M&P 41-A-2) outer; falls toga to vatican purple (M&P 45-C-12), narrow blue-white edge, white adjacent to inner beard, mottled white and purple beside lower beard, small white dart below beard, slight reed yellow on inner hafts margin; beards deep chrome yellow (M&P 9-L-7) in throat, cream tipped chrome lemon (M&P 9-K-2) in middle, ends cream. 'Dark Universe' X 'Belle Fille'. Exhibition Certificate 2022.

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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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Topic revision: r9 - 20 Feb 2024, TLaurin
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