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■(TB) 'Aakukui'

2004, Sutton

'Aakukui' (George Sutton, R. 2004 ). Seedling L-152. TB, height 37" (94 cm), Early Mid bloomseason. Standards methyl violet-blue blend (RHS 85A/B/C); style arms violet (85B); falls sea lavender (85D); beards white, yellow in throat; ruffled; slight sweet fragrance. 'Abiding Joy' X 'Bye Bye Blues'. Sutton 2005.

See below:

A Akukui.jpgAakukui3.jpgAakukui fl.jpg


Awaiting original catalog description


Quick Summary of Cultural Directions

Hardiness Zones 4-8 for most varieties, Some cultivars tolerate colder, others tolerate warmer zones (please comment in comment box with your location if this cultivar grows well in zone 3, 4, 9, or 10.)
Exposure Prefers full sun for optimal performance, may still bloom in half-day shade
Water: Prefers well drained good garden soil, Tolerant of dry conditions in established plants, Intolerant of swampy conditions.
PH Prefers Neutral to basic solis 6.1 to 8.5, quite toleranr of more extreme conditions
Fertilizer Prefers rich conditions on relatively inorganic soils.

BobPries - 21 Apr 2019

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-- BobPries - 2009-12-11
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
A_Akukui.jpgjpg A_Akukui.jpg manage 66 K 01 Jan 2011 - 10:25 Main.avmoran  
Aakukui3.jpgjpg Aakukui3.jpg manage 26 K 04 Aug 2013 - 20:10 TerryLaurin Photo by Sutton's Iris Gardens
Aakukui_fl.jpgjpg Aakukui_fl.jpg manage 42 K 02 Mar 2011 - 05:30 IrisP  
Topic revision: r11 - 23 Jul 2019, BobPries
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