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■(BB) 'Royal Ovation'

2000 Craig

'Royal Ovation' (Jim & Vicki Craig, R. 2000). Seedling #AH25D3. BB, 22" (56 cm), Early bloom. Standards antique gold; style arms yellow,midrib flushed lilac; falls light lavender blue, edged antique gold; beards yellow; heavily ruffled. Seedling #AH12A1: (seedling #1V10: (seedling #13L1: ('Light Fantastic' x I. aphylla "Van Nes") x (seedling #13L1 x ('Star Child' x ('Sacred Mountain' x I. aphylla "Werckmeister")))) x 'Morning Smile') X seedling #AH8A1: (seedling #13T7: ((seedling #1J1: ('En Route' x 'Maroon Caper') x 'Maroon Caper') x ('Odyssey' x seedling #1J1)) x seedling #63X2, 'Departure' sibling). J & V Craig 2000.

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from Vicki CraigPhoto by Blue J IrisTaken at the AIS 2009 Convention in Kansas City


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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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-- BobPries - 2011-07-07
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
RoyalOvation02.JPGJPG RoyalOvation02.JPG manage 70 K 10 Apr 2014 - 14:59 TerryLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
RoyalOvationBBvc.jpgjpg RoyalOvationBBvc.jpg manage 59 K 10 Dec 2009 - 04:15 Main.Bill 'Royal Ovation' photo by Vicki Craig
RoyalOvation_by_JanLauritzen.jpgjpg RoyalOvation_by_JanLauritzen.jpg manage 65 K 26 Oct 2010 - 06:06 Main.janlauritzen Taken at the AIS 2009 Convention in Kansas City
Royal_Ovation_tet_BB.jpgjpg Royal_Ovation_tet_BB.jpg manage 26 K 30 Jan 2012 - 06:38 Main.Bill from Vicki Craig
Topic revision: r12 - 28 Oct 2023, Harloiris
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