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■(TB) 'Denver Pioneer'

2016, Van Liere

'Denver Pioneer' (Robert Van Liere, R. 2016) Seedling 11S1. TB, 36" (91 cm). Early to midseason bloom. Standards and style arms bright yellow-gold; Falls dark pastel red to crimson, yellow area around beard; beards yellow, tips orange. 'Calling Cadence' X 'Pirate Ahoy'.

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Denver Pioneer W1.jpgdenver pioneer em 2.jpgdenverpioneer01.JPGdenverpioneer1.JPGdenverpioneer2.JPGdenverpioneer9.jpgdenverpioneer91.jpg


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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-- BetsyHiggins - 2017-05-16
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Denver Pioneer W1.jpgjpg Denver Pioneer W1.jpg manage 13 MB 10 Jun 2023 - 22:09 JimPalmer Photo by Jim Palmer, Zone 7a
denver_pioneer_em_2.jpgjpg denver_pioneer_em_2.jpg manage 114 K 04 Jan 2020 - 01:35 Main.Elladan Photo by Elladan
denverpioneer01.JPGJPG denverpioneer01.JPG manage 115 K 23 Jun 2017 - 02:38 Main.TLaurin Photo by IRIS 4 U
denverpioneer1.JPGJPG denverpioneer1.JPG manage 155 K 29 May 2019 - 21:34 Main.TLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham
denverpioneer2.JPGJPG denverpioneer2.JPG manage 42 K 27 Sep 2020 - 02:12 Main.TLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham
denverpioneer9.jpgjpg denverpioneer9.jpg manage 74 K 21 Feb 2021 - 13:33 Main.TLaurin Photo by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris Garden
denverpioneer91.jpgjpg denverpioneer91.jpg manage 73 K 21 Feb 2021 - 13:33 Main.TLaurin Photo by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris Garden
Topic revision: r12 - 10 Jun 2023, JimPalmer
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