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■(PCN) 'Caught In The Wind'

2012, Ghio

'Caught In The Wind' (Joseph Ghio, R. 2012) Seedling #LP-145B2. CA, 16" (41 cm). Early midseason bloom. Standards blue-violet, lighter blue edges; style arms dark blue-purple; Falls creamy white, petal edges lined blue violet; yellow blaze lined over with blue violet. 'Line Drawing' X 'This is It'. Bay View 2012. Honorable Mention 2017. Award Of Merit 2022

See below:

Caught in the Wind.jpgCaught in the Wind (clump).jpgCaught in the Wind (side).jpgCaught In The Wind 2014.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.

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Caught_In_The_Wind_2014.JPGJPG Caught_In_The_Wind_2014.JPG manage 115 K 24 Oct 2023 - 22:14 SteveTaniguchi 2014 photo of Caught In The Wind
Caught_in_the_Wind.jpgjpg Caught_in_the_Wind.jpg manage 52 K 21 Oct 2015 - 04:01 LeonineIris Photo by Leonine Iris
Caught_in_the_Wind_(clump).jpgjpg Caught_in_the_Wind_(clump).jpg manage 72 K 21 Oct 2015 - 04:01 LeonineIris Photo by Leonine Iris
Caught_in_the_Wind_(side).jpgjpg Caught_in_the_Wind_(side).jpg manage 59 K 21 Oct 2015 - 04:01 LeonineIris Photo by Leonine Iris
Topic revision: r16 - 19 Jan 2024, BrewItt
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