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■(PCN) 'Jean Erickson'

1993, Rigby

'Jean Erickson' (Colin Rigby, R. 1993). Seedling # PCN 56. CA, 12-14" (30-36 cm). Midseason bloom. Standards light blue violet, red violet midrib; falls light blue violet, dark red violet signal and few veins, light blue wash below signal area. 'Canyon Snow' X seedling #PCN 12: (Meek seedling #269 x 'Sierra Sapphire Third'). Portable Acres 1993. Honorable Mention 1996; Award of Merit 1998; Mitchell Medal 2001.

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JeanErickson01.jpgJeanErickson9.jpgjeanerik02.JPGPCI Jean Erickson-1.jpg


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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.

-- BobPries - 2011-03-07

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JeanErickson01.jpgjpg JeanErickson01.jpg manage 71 K 19 Sep 2014 - 20:42 TerryLaurin Photo scanned from the Adele and Lewis Lawyer slide collection
JeanErickson9.jpgjpg JeanErickson9.jpg manage 127 K 13 Nov 2022 - 15:39 TerryLaurin Photo from the AIS Library
PCI_Jean_Erickson-1.jpgjpg PCI_Jean_Erickson-1.jpg manage 79 K 09 Jun 2011 - 02:13 Main.ksayce PCI_Jean_Erickson
jeanerik02.JPGJPG jeanerik02.JPG manage 61 K 12 Jul 2014 - 20:43 TerryLaurin Photo scanned from the John Weiler slide collection
Topic revision: r14 - 13 Nov 2022, Harloiris
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