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■(TB) 'Constantine Bay'

2009, Middleton

'Constantine Bay' (Gary Middleton, R. 2003). Seedling# 98/SM-16. TB, 41" (104 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards deep buttermilk yellow; style arms pale yellow, violet central band; falls campanula violet pale at sides blending to intense central infusion, precise 1/4" caramel gold rim, haft caramel bronze; beards deep yellow; lightly ruffled; pronounced fragrance. 'Syncopation' X 'Morwenna'. Seagate 2009.

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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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ConstantineBayGM.jpgjpg ConstantineBayGM.jpg manage 34 K 06 Dec 2011 - 16:17 Main.Betsy881 Photo from Loic Tasquier, The Netherlands
constantinebaySG.jpgjpg constantinebaySG.jpg manage 14 K 02 Dec 2011 - 20:43 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Seagate Irises-United Kingdom
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Topic revision: r11 - 07 Feb 2024, TLaurin
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