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■(TB) 'Curious Yellow'

1982, Durrance

'Curious Yellow' (John Durrance, R. 1981). Seedling# D80-9. TB, 35" (89 cm), Midseason bloom. Yellow self. 'Good Hope' X 'Soft Moonbeam'. Long's Gardens 1982. Favorite Guest 1982; Honorable Mention 1986.

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Photo by Blue J IrisPhoto by Blue J IrisPhoto by Rick TascoEarly bloomer in Southern California.


From AIS Bulletin #245 April 1982 Introducing CURIOUS YELLOW (Durrance) Sdlg. 080-9. TB 35", M. Yellow self. Good Times X Soft Moonbean. Stock Limited. $35.00. Long's Gardens.


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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-- BetsyHiggins - 2010-11-15
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
CuriousYellow04.JPGJPG CuriousYellow04.JPG manage 67 K 22 Mar 2014 - 17:06 TerryLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
CuriousYellowBJ.JPGJPG CuriousYellowBJ.JPG manage 58 K 06 Feb 2012 - 01:21 BetsyHiggins Photo by Blue J Iris
CuriousYellowRT.jpgjpg CuriousYellowRT.jpg manage 37 K 22 Jan 2012 - 16:02 BetsyHiggins Photo by Rick Tasco
photo.jpegjpeg photo.jpeg manage 13 K 22 Jan 2012 - 18:18 Main.andinsky Early bloomer in Southern California.
Topic revision: r13 - 19 Feb 2023, Harloiris
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