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■(TB) 'Color Magician'

1995, Shoop

'Color Magician' (George Shoop, R. 1994). Seedling# 89-44. TB, height 36" (91 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards white; falls light cream with fine pink veining; beards tangerine; lightly ruffled. Seedling# 87-5 pink amoena: (( 'French Connection' x 'American Beauty') x 'Snow Crown') X blue amoena seedling. Keppel 1995.

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From AIS Bulletin #296 January 1995 Introducing COLOR MAGICIAN (Shoop) M 35" (Parisian Flight X Snow Crown). White standards, ruffled cream falls with fine pink veining adding to the interest of this tangerine-bearded beauty. The breeding (blue amoena x pink amoena) is also interesting! #89-44. $35.00. Keith Keppel.


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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