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■(IB) 'Pogo'

1954, Douglas

'Pogo' (Geddes Douglas, R. 1953) IB, 12" (30 cm), Late midseason (Intermediate) bloom. Bright yellow self, mahogany spot on falls. ('Golden Hind' x 'Yellow Jewel') X I. pumila yellow. Fairmount, Brentwood 1954. Honorable Mention 1957; High Commendation, RHS-BIS 1959.

NOTE: Registered as IB because of bloom time, but considered SDB because of height. See 'Pogo'.

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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.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Pogo09.jpgjpg Pogo09.jpg manage 80 K 24 Jul 2022 - 02:46 Main.TLaurin Photo by Iris of Sissinghurst-United Kingdom
PogoIOS.jpgjpg PogoIOS.jpg manage 13 K 01 Mar 2013 - 18:34 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Iris of Sissinghurst-United Kingdom
pogo03.JPGJPG pogo03.JPG manage 98 K 15 Jun 2014 - 03:10 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the Rosalie Figge slide collection
pogo04.JPGJPG pogo04.JPG manage 82 K 15 Jun 2014 - 03:12 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the Rosalie Figge slide collection
Topic revision: r14 - 24 Jul 2022, TLaurin
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