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■(BB) 'On The Border'

1998, Maryott

'On The Border' (William Maryott, R. 1998). Seedling #U155VAR. BB, 18-25" (46-64 cm). Midseason bloom. Standards bright lemon yellow (RHS 13B); style arms yellow; falls dark maroon (darker than 59A), 1/8" yellow band; beards bright yellow orange. Seedling #S142B: ( 'Jitterbug' x seedling #P121B: ((seedling #G999 x 'Sound Of Gold') x 'Sound Of Gold')) X sibling seedling #S142A. Maryott 1999.

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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
On-the-Border9.jpgjpg On-the-Border9.jpg manage 36 K 25 Oct 2021 - 14:39 Main.TLaurin Photo by Nola's Iris Garden
OnTheBorder02.jpgjpg OnTheBorder02.jpg manage 61 K 01 Apr 2014 - 22:20 Main.TLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
OnTheBorder03.jpgjpg OnTheBorder03.jpg manage 66 K 01 Apr 2014 - 22:20 Main.TLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
OnTheBorder04.jpgjpg OnTheBorder04.jpg manage 67 K 01 Apr 2014 - 22:21 Main.TLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
OnTheBorderBJI.jpgjpg OnTheBorderBJI.jpg manage 74 K 12 Apr 2012 - 14:17 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Blue J Iris
Topic revision: r11 - 26 Oct 2021, Harloiris
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