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■(TB) 'Art Critic'

2020, Black

'Art Critic' (Paul Black, R. 2020). Seedling W84A. TB, 36" (91 cm). Midseason to very late bloom. Standards pale yellow center blending to wide silvery white band, pale yellow around upper edge; style arms white, mid yellow crests and edge; falls white, brassy butterscotch plicata hafts and narrow plicata band; beards dark greyed marigold in throat, middle mid greyed marigold, ends mid blue-grey; pronounced sweet fragrance. Seedling S112H, 'Bright on Top' sibling, X seedling U14A: ('Dog Days' x seedling R133A: (seedling O159B: ('Out of the Dark' x 'Sea Power') x seedling P75B: (seedling L83D, 'Wonders Never Cease' sibling, x 'Cheap Frills'))). Mid-America 2020. Honorable Mention, 2023.

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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
ARTCRITIC2.jpgjpg ARTCRITIC2.jpg manage 236 K 28 Jul 2022 - 02:28 UnknownUser Photo by Hugh Stout of Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.
artcritic.JPGJPG artcritic.JPG manage 141 K 21 Jan 2020 - 12:24 UnknownUser Photo by Mid-America Garden.
artcritic01.jpgjpg artcritic01.jpg manage 168 K 14 Feb 2023 - 12:08 UnknownUser Photo by Mid-America Garden.
artcritic1.jpgjpg artcritic1.jpg manage 138 K 26 Jan 2020 - 16:00 UnknownUser Photo by Paul Black-Mid-America Garden
artcritic2.jpegjpeg artcritic2.jpeg manage 144 K 09 Mar 2021 - 04:02 UnknownUser Photo by Paul Black-Mid-America Garden
artcritic21.jpegjpeg artcritic21.jpeg manage 140 K 09 Mar 2021 - 04:02 UnknownUser Photo by Paul Black-Mid-America Garden
artcritic22.jpegjpeg artcritic22.jpeg manage 195 K 09 Mar 2021 - 04:02 UnknownUser Photo by Paul Black-Mid-America Garden
artcritic23.jpegjpeg artcritic23.jpeg manage 258 K 09 Mar 2021 - 04:02 UnknownUser Photo by Paul Black-Mid-America Garden
artcritic24.jpegjpeg artcritic24.jpeg manage 263 K 09 Mar 2021 - 04:02 UnknownUser Photo by Paul Black-Mid-America Garden
artcritic25.jpegjpeg artcritic25.jpeg manage 260 K 09 Mar 2021 - 04:03 UnknownUser Photo by Paul Black-Mid-America Garden
Topic revision: r10 - 13 Aug 2023, Harloiris
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