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■(PCN) 'Avila Beach'

2012, Elliott

'Avila Beach' (Emma Elliott, R. 2012) Seedling #BA1. CA, 12-15" (30-38cm). Midseason bloom. Standards moderate yellow, orange cast; style arms lavender at tips fading to yellow at center; falls moderate yellow-orange, brown-orange veins, signal yellow, dark purple markings, dark veins, brown-orange halo, ruffled edge; large flower. 'Bat Boy' X unknown. Wild Ginger Farm 2013. Honorable Mention 2017; Award of Merit 2019.

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Avila Beach.jpgAvila Beach (side).jpgAviliaBeach9.jpegIris Avila Beach 2.jpegpci-avila-beach1-18.jpg


Awaiting original catalog description


Quick Summary of Cultural Directions

Hardiness Zones 4-8 for most varieties, Some PCN cultivars may tolerate colder, others may tolerate warmer zones (please comment in comment box with your location if this cultivar grows well in zone 3, 4, 9, or 10. Naturally they occur within 50 miles or less of the Pacific Coast)
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 tolerant of poor soils.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

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-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Avila_Beach.jpgjpg Avila_Beach.jpg manage 59 K 19 Oct 2015 - 04:05 LeonineIris Avila Beach
Avila_Beach_(side).jpgjpg Avila_Beach_(side).jpg manage 67 K 19 Oct 2015 - 04:05 LeonineIris Avila Beach
AviliaBeach9.jpegjpeg AviliaBeach9.jpeg manage 248 K 03 Feb 2023 - 03:14 UnknownUser Photo by Wild Ginger Farm
Iris Avila Beach_2.jpegjpeg Iris Avila Beach_2.jpeg manage 101 K 29 Oct 2021 - 02:04 Main.ksayce PCI Avila Beach, photo by Emma Elliott
pci-avila-beach1-18.jpgjpg pci-avila-beach1-18.jpg manage 177 K 18 Aug 2018 - 21:31 Main.mikeu Photo by Mike Unser, taken at Leonine Iris
Topic revision: r17 - 03 Feb 2023, TLaurin
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