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■(TB) 'Cover Story'

1985, Bellagamba

'Cover Story' (Louise Bellagamba, R. 1984). Seedling# CG282-W. TB, 33" (84 cm). Midseason bloom. Ruffled satiny creamy white. Unknown parentage. Bella Vista Gardens 1985. Favorite Guest 1988.

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Photo by Günter DiedrichPhoto taken at 1988 AIS Oklahoma Convention by Verna Laurin at the Perry/Parrish GardenPhoto taken at 1988 AIS Oklahoma Convention by Verna Laurin at the Perry/Parrish GardenPhoto scanned from the 1993 Schreiners catalogue by Terry Laurin
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Awaiting original catalog description.
 

Culture

Quick Summary of Cultural Directions

FURTHER CULTURAL INFORMATION Sort
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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-- BetsyHiggins - 2010-11-12
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Cover_Story_082_gd.jpgjpg Cover_Story_082_gd.jpg manage 54 K 16 Aug 2012 - 19:09 IrisP Photo by Günter Diedrich
coverstory8.JPGJPG coverstory8.JPG manage 246 K 16 Apr 2023 - 21:03 TerryLaurin Photo taken at 1988 AIS Oklahoma Convention by Verna Laurin at the Perry/Parrish Garden
coverstory80.JPGJPG coverstory80.JPG manage 184 K 16 Apr 2023 - 21:05 TerryLaurin Photo taken at 1988 AIS Oklahoma Convention by Verna Laurin at the Perry/Parrish Garden
coverstory9.JPGJPG coverstory9.JPG manage 303 K 05 Jan 2021 - 21:14 TerryLaurin Photo scanned from the 1993 Schreiners catalogue by Terry Laurin
Topic revision: r10 - 16 Apr 2023, TerryLaurin
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