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■(JI) 'Christina's Gown'

2006, Copeland

'Christina's Gown' (Jill Copeland, R. 2006) Seedling 8-N. JI (6 F.), 43" (109 cm), Early to late bloom. Style arms white (RHS 155A) tipped violet purple (82A); falls darker violet blue than (90A), rimmed (155A), veined (82A), signal yellow orange (14A); ruffled. Seedling 27-I X 'Snook'. Ensata 2006. Honorable Mention 2010; Award Of Merit 2012.

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Quick Summary of Cultural Directions

Hardiness Zones 4-8 for most varieties, Some Japanese 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 but moist good garden soil, More tolerant of dry conditions in established plants, Needs swampy conditions especially in Spring bloom season.
PH Prefers Acid solis 6.1 to 7.0, intolerant of limy soils
Fertilizer Prefers rich conditions on organic soils.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

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