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■(TB) 'Amusement'

1988, Nichols

'Amusement' ( Hooker Nichols, R. 1988). Seedling 8519B. TB, 36" (91 cm). Early to late bloom. Standards peach; Falls deep red violet, edged peach; orange beard; ruffled. (('Lineup' x 'Cabaret Royale') x ('Latin Lover' x 'Bayberry Candle')) X 'Capricious'. Roris 1991. High Commendation 1988.

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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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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Amusement4.jpgjpg Amusement4.jpg manage 69 K 18 Mar 2014 - 16:29 Main.TLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
AmusementBJ.jpgjpg AmusementBJ.jpg manage 67 K 26 Jan 2012 - 14:46 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Blue J Iris
amusement01.jpgjpg amusement01.jpg manage 85 K 12 May 2015 - 20:33 Main.TLaurin Photo by Exline Iris Garden
amusement2.jpgjpg amusement2.jpg manage 39 K 28 Mar 2013 - 17:07 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
amusement3.jpgjpg amusement3.jpg manage 25 K 04 Oct 2013 - 20:50 Main.TLaurin Photo by Loktev's Iris Garden-Russia
Topic revision: r13 - 08 Jan 2023, dougchyz
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