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■(JI) 'Pink Puffer'

2006, Copeland

'Pink Puffer' (Jill Copeland, R. 2006) Seedling 12-M. JI (6 falls), 44" (112 cm), Early bloom. Style arms purple violet (RHS 80A); falls imperial purple (78A) veined (80A), signal aureolin (12A) and scheele's green (144B). Seedling 27-I: (seedling 12-C: (seedling 89-19 x 'Pink Dace') x unknown) X 'Snook'. Ensata 2006. Honorable Mention 2009; Award of Merit 2011.

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Awaiting original catalog description


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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BHP_9834-X2_pink_puffer.jpgjpg BHP_9834-X2_pink_puffer.jpg manage 204 K 20 Feb 2016 - 05:12 BrockHeilman Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.
PINKPUFFER01.JPGJPG PINKPUFFER01.JPG manage 66 K 23 Mar 2015 - 15:16 Main.TLaurin Photo by AIS Archives
PINKPUFFER02.JPGJPG PINKPUFFER02.JPG manage 80 K 23 Mar 2015 - 15:18 Main.TLaurin Photo by AIS Archives
PINKPUFFER03.JPGJPG PINKPUFFER03.JPG manage 77 K 23 Mar 2015 - 15:20 Main.TLaurin Photo by AIS Archives
PinkPuffer02.JPGJPG PinkPuffer02.JPG manage 97 K 30 Apr 2014 - 17:48 Main.TLaurin Photo by Ensata Gardens
pinkpuffer.JPGJPG pinkpuffer.JPG manage 43 K 23 Aug 2012 - 16:45 Main.TLaurin Photo by Kate Brewitt-Aurora Borealis Iris Garden USDA z5a
pinkpuffer01.JPGJPG pinkpuffer01.JPG manage 97 K 01 Sep 2015 - 02:24 Main.TLaurin Photo by Harbour Breezes Daylilies & Japanese Iris-Head of Jeddore-Nova Scotia-Canada
pinkpuffer02.JPGJPG pinkpuffer02.JPG manage 1011 K 11 Dec 2017 - 14:40 Main.TLaurin Photo by Cascadia Iris Gardens
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