■(TB) 'Bright Cloud'
, R. 1959). Seedling# 9-8A15. TB, 38" (97 cm). Midseason bloom. Color Class-W4B, Standards white; falls medium blue; yellow beard, tipped blue. Seedling# 9A4-55 X 'Melodrama'
. Sunnyhill 1961. Honorable Mention 1962
| From AIS Bulletin #161, April 1961. Introducing BRIGHT CLOUD. An impressive new amoena with much improved height, size, ruffling and branching. Clean white standards, medium blue falls. Favorably reviewed by many distinguished visitors. HC 1960. $25.00. Brown's Sunnyhill Gardens.
| From Fleur De Lis Gardens catalog 1963: BRIGHT CLOUD (0. Brown '61) M. 39 in. Melodrama x (P. Menard x Jane Phillips). Not unlike Whole Cloth. White, full domed stands and widely flaring, ruffled falls of medium blue. H.M. 1962. 15.00.
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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