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■(SIB) 'Pride In Blue'

1998, McEwen

'Pride In Blue' (Currier McEwen, R. 1995) Seedling T(6)83/94. SIB (tet.), 28" (70 cm), Early to late bloom. Standards light blue (RHS 100D), midrib darker blue (100A); style arms light blue (101D); falls light blue (100D), few veins (100C), darker shoulder markings (96C), white signal. Seedling T578/103: ((('Sally Kerlin' x 'Cambridge') x 'Silver Edge') x 'Signals Blue' sibling) X seedling T(4)78/51(2): ('Signals Blue' sibling x 'Harpswell Haze'). Eartheart 1998.

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Photo by Eartheart GardensPhoto scanned from the Nyla Hughes slide collection


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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
prideinblue.jpgjpg prideinblue.jpg manage 156 K 15 Jun 2018 - 19:13 TerryLaurin Photo by Eartheart Gardens
prideinblue01.JPGJPG prideinblue01.JPG manage 640 K 21 Feb 2018 - 16:42 TerryLaurin Photo scanned from the Nyla Hughes slide collection
Topic revision: r12 - 04 Aug 2022, Harloiris
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