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■(PCN) 'Emigrant'

1981, Ghio

'Emigrant' (Joseph Ghio, R. 1980) Seedling #PS-AST-1. CA, 12" (30 cm). Early midseason bloom. Brick red, yellow signal. Hargrave seed of unknown parentage from Australia. Bay View Gardens 1981. Exhibition Certificate 1980; Honorable Mention 1983.

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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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-- LaurieFrazer - 2010-09-05
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Emigrant1.jpgjpg Emigrant1.jpg manage 60 K 23 Jun 2011 - 03:25 Main.ksayce PCI Emigrant from SPCNI Photo CD
emigrant02.JPGJPG emigrant02.JPG manage 84 K 12 Jul 2014 - 16:37 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the John Weiler slide collection
emigrant03.JPGJPG emigrant03.JPG manage 75 K 12 Jul 2014 - 16:38 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the John Weiler slide collection
emigrant1.JPGJPG emigrant1.JPG manage 663 K 26 Jan 2017 - 03:26 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the Glenn Corlew slide collection
Topic revision: r12 - 10 Feb 2023, Harloiris
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