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(TB) 'Bay View'

1967, Ghio

'Bay View' (Joseph Ghio, R. 1966). Seedling# 62-101T. TB, 30" (76 cm), Late bloom. Color Class-BlF, Hyacinth-blue self including beard. 'Melissa' X 'First Courtship'. Bay View 1967. Honorable Mention 1970.

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From Bay View Gardens catalog,1967: BAY VIEW ( Ghio '67) 30 inches, L. In our namesake we have the smoothest shade of hyacinth blue imaginable with a dash of violet. The falls areĀ· extremely broad and ruffled and nearly overlap; the beard is blue in keeping with the petal color. The standards are domed and firmly held. Adequate branching and on the short side, but for sheer elegance in form and beautiful clear color, Bay View is without a peer. No. 62-101 T: ( Melissa x First Courtship). $20.00


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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