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■(TB) 'Diffident'

2021, Burseen

'Diffident' (Tom Burseen, R. 2020). Seedling 16-1145a. TB, 36" (91 cm), Late to very late bloom. Standards honeysuckle (RHS 159C), light purple washed centers and base; style arms honeysuckle, light purple base and stigmas; falls violet-blue (93B), washed plum-purple (79A) hafts, light violet-blue (90D) washed edges; beards based honeysuckle, tips orange-buff (22B); ruffled; slight spicy fragrance. 'Thrill Ride' X seedling 13-742: (seedling 11-278: (seedling 09-389, see 'Cryursocksoff' pollen parent, x seedling 09-520, 'Little Marilyn Brown Baby' pod parent) x seedling 11-208: (seedling 09-79, 'Don’t Doubt Dalton' pollen parent, x 'Quanah')). Burseen 2021.

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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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