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■(JI) 'Second Wave'

2005, Aitken

'Second Wave' ( J. Terry Aitken, R. 2005) Seedling 96J6A. JI (6F.), 44" (112 cm), Midseason late to very late bloom. Deep blue self; yellow signal. 'Rolling Seas' X 'Exuberant Chantey'. Aitken 2005. Honorable Mention 2008.

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BHP 9747-X2 second wave.jpgsecond01.jpgsecondwave01.jpgSECONDWAVE01.JPGSecondWave02.JPGsecondwave02.JPGsecondwave9.jpg


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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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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
BHP_9747-X2_second_wave.jpgjpg BHP_9747-X2_second_wave.jpg manage 189 K 20 Feb 2016 - 05:06 BrockHeilman Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.
SECONDWAVE01.JPGJPG SECONDWAVE01.JPG manage 72 K 30 Mar 2015 - 02:05 Main.TLaurin Photo by Aitken's Salmon Creek Garden
SecondWave02.JPGJPG SecondWave02.JPG manage 65 K 30 Apr 2014 - 19:21 Main.TLaurin Photo by Ensata Gardens
second01.jpgjpg second01.jpg manage 50 K 23 Apr 2015 - 19:43 Main.TLaurin Photo by Aitken's Salmon Creek Garden
secondwave01.jpgjpg secondwave01.jpg manage 73 K 14 Aug 2014 - 16:32 Main.TLaurin Photo by Carol Warner-Draycott Gardens
secondwave02.JPGJPG secondwave02.JPG manage 1 MB 11 Dec 2017 - 21:15 Main.TLaurin Photo by Cascadia Iris Gardens
secondwave9.jpgjpg secondwave9.jpg manage 226 K 15 Nov 2021 - 15:22 Main.TLaurin Photo by Jean Claude Jacob-Iris de la Baie-France
Topic revision: r19 - 15 Nov 2021, TLaurin
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