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■(TB) 'Color Fusion'

2002, Aitken

'Color Fusion' (J. Terry Aitken, R. 2002). Seedling# 89T108A. TB, 36" (91 cm), Late midseason bloom. Standards amber rose; falls cream, amber rose rim; beards orange. Shoop seedling# 81-2 puce: (seedling# 79-31 x 'Hula Girl') X seedling# 86T54: ('Geniality' x seedling# 82T87: (seedling# 80-70: (('Buffy' x 'Windsor Rose') x ('Glazed Orange' x 'Tangerine Sunset')) x self)). Aitken 2002. Honorable Mention 2004.

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Photo by John BruceColor Fusion by Marilyn CampbellCOLOR FUSION (Aitken 2002)Photo by Mike GreenfieldPicture by Snowpeak IrisPhoto by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- FrancePhoto by Augusto Bianco-biancoiride-Gabiano-ItalyPhoto scanned from the 2006 AitkenTaken at the AIS 2005 National in St. Louis, MO


Awaiting original catalog description


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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-- MichaelGreenfield - 2009-12-30
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
COLORFUSION7.jpgjpg COLORFUSION7.jpg manage 55 K 21 Nov 2013 - 16:54 TerryLaurin Photo by Augusto Bianco-biancoiride-Gabiano-Italy
COLOR_FUSION_(Aitken_2002).JPGJPG COLOR_FUSION_(Aitken_2002).JPG manage 693 K 13 Aug 2016 - 16:16 PerryDyer  
ColorFusion.jpgjpg ColorFusion.jpg manage 26 K 15 Feb 2010 - 14:10 Main.shanatse 'Color Fusion'
ColorFusion_by_JanLauritzen.jpgjpg ColorFusion_by_JanLauritzen.jpg manage 65 K 29 Oct 2010 - 18:29 Main.janlauritzen Taken at the AIS 2005 National in St. Louis, MO
Color_Fusion.jpgjpg Color_Fusion.jpg manage 40 K 30 Dec 2009 - 17:05 MichaelGreenfield Photo by John Bruce
Color_Fusion6150.jpgjpg Color_Fusion6150.jpg manage 48 K 11 Jan 2010 - 18:45 Main.mshadow Color Fusion by Marilyn Campbell
Color_Fusion_clp.jpgjpg Color_Fusion_clp.jpg manage 45 K 30 Dec 2009 - 17:06 MichaelGreenfield Photo by Mike Greenfield
colorfusion08SPI.jpgjpg colorfusion08SPI.jpg manage 40 K 16 Mar 2010 - 14:48 Main.mshadow Picture by Snowpeak Iris
colorfusion2.jpgjpg colorfusion2.jpg manage 239 K 25 Nov 2017 - 03:47 TerryLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
colorfusion9.JPGJPG colorfusion9.JPG manage 209 K 12 Nov 2020 - 02:49 TerryLaurin Photo scanned from the 2006 Aitken's Salmon Creek Garden catalogue by Terry Laurin
Topic revision: r24 - 07 Nov 2022, TerryLaurin
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