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■(SIB) 'Golden Crimping'

1985, McEwen

'Golden Crimping' (Currier McEwen, R. 1985) Seedling T6 79/122(1). SIB (tetraploid), 26" (65 cm), Early to late midseason bloom. Standards light cream (RHS 11D); falls cream (11C) with crimped yellow (17C) edge, yellow signal. Seedling T4 76/64(6): (seedling T1 72/86B: ((('Blue Brilliant' x unknown) x 'Cambridge') x 'Cambridge') x ''Violet Joy' sibling) X 'Happy Event'. Seaways Gardens 1985. Exhibition Certificate 1984; Honorable Mention 1988.

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Picture by Snowpeak IrisPhoto scanned from the Larry Harder slide collectionPhoto by Fieldstone GardensDetail of photo by Betsy Higgins


From AIS Bulletin #258 July 1985 Introducing GOLDEN CRIMPING - Tetraploid, 26", EM-LM. A new pattern! Creamy falls with heavily crimped edging of yellow. Yellow signals and style midribs. Happy Event X white seedling involving Cambridge and sib to Dear Dianne. $50.00. Seaways Gardens.


Quick Summary of Cultural Directions

Hardiness Zones 3-8 for most varieties, Some Siberian cultivars tolerate colder, others tolerate warmer zones (please comment in comment box with your location if this cultivar grows well in zone 3, 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, Prefers moist conditions especially in Spring bloom season.
PH Average garden solis 6.1 to 7.5,
Fertilizer Prefers rich conditions on organic soils.

-- BobPries - 2011-03-07

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
GoldenCrimping2.jpgjpg GoldenCrimping2.jpg manage 14 K 28 Jul 2013 - 15:44 TerryLaurin Photo by Fieldstone Gardens
GoldenCrimping216.jpgjpg GoldenCrimping216.jpg manage 6 K 24 Aug 2016 - 14:28 BetsyHiggins Detail of photo by Betsy Higgins
goldcrimpingSPIsib.jpgjpg goldcrimpingSPIsib.jpg manage 68 K 21 Mar 2010 - 16:34 Main.mshadow Picture by Snowpeak Iris
goldencrimping02.JPGJPG goldencrimping02.JPG manage 606 K 16 May 2018 - 01:36 TerryLaurin Photo scanned from the Larry Harder slide collection
Topic revision: r14 - 23 Mar 2023, Harloiris
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