■(TB) 'Abiding Love'
, R. 2014) Seedling TC187A. TB, 36" (91 cm). Late bloom. Standards and style arms peach-orange with gold halo; Falls medium salmon, slight gold wash at hafts; beards orange; slight fragrance. 'Totally Tropical'
X seedling TZ174A: ('Formal Event
x Black seedling L26A, 'Romantic Melody'
sibling). Introduced by Mid-America 2015
. Honorable Mention 2016
| From Mid-America Garden catalog, 2014: ABIDING LOVE (T.Johnson ‘14) TB Late 36” (91cm). Heavily ruffled and laced. Light rose orchid standards blend to mid peach margins. Apricot styles. Mid rose orchid falls are paler around orange beards. Nicely branched stalks with 7 to 8 buds. Sdlg. TC187A: Totally Tropical X (Formal Event x Romantic Melody sib). $55.00.
Quick Summary of Cultural Directions
| FURTHER CULTURAL INFORMATION
| 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.
- 21 Apr 2019
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