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■(TB) 'Distant Chimes'

1975, Schreiner

'Distant Chimes' (Schreiner, R. 1975). Seedling# D 500-1. TB, 38" (97 cm). Early bloom. Standards creamy yellow; falls lavender-orchid with cream-lavender-orchid edge; yellow-gold beard. Seedling Y 1374-A: ('Spring Festival' x seedling T 17-3) X seedling W 927-AA: ((J. Stevens seedling 3/A166 x 'Whole Cloth') x ('Amethyst Flame' x 'Pretty Carol')). Schreiner 1975

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Distant Chimes (6).jpegDistant Chimes DSD 4108.jpgDistant Chimes Schreiner 1975.JPGdistantchimes.jpgdistantchimes01.jpgdistantchimes02.JPGdistantchimes1.JPGDistantChimes9.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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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Distant Chimes (6).jpegjpeg Distant Chimes (6).jpeg manage 44 K 23 Oct 2022 - 12:53 Main.davepote Photo by David Potembski taken in my garden 2018, Finksburg, MD. Rescued in 2017 from Wanda Rezak
DistantChimes9.jpgjpg DistantChimes9.jpg manage 67 K 12 Jan 2023 - 20:45 Main.TLaurin Photo by Trails End Iris Gardens
Distant_Chimes_DSD_4108.jpgjpg Distant_Chimes_DSD_4108.jpg manage 156 K 24 Jan 2021 - 13:33 SharleneSutter growing at in Oetlishausen, Switzerland - photo by Sharlene Sutter
Distant_Chimes_Schreiner_1975.JPGJPG Distant_Chimes_Schreiner_1975.JPG manage 64 K 30 Dec 2009 - 16:06 Main.Laymont+ by Dejoux in my garden : sud-ouest France
distantchimes.jpgjpg distantchimes.jpg manage 69 K 22 Dec 2018 - 13:59 Main.TLaurin Photo by Kelways-United Kingdom.
distantchimes01.jpgjpg distantchimes01.jpg manage 143 K 25 Feb 2016 - 04:01 Main.TLaurin Photo by Kelways-United Kingdom
distantchimes02.JPGJPG distantchimes02.JPG manage 249 K 24 Aug 2017 - 22:00 Main.TLaurin Photo by Kate Brewitt taken at the Royal Botanical Gardens-Hamilton,Ontario,Canada
distantchimes1.JPGJPG distantchimes1.JPG manage 367 K 29 Sep 2020 - 19:44 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the 1975 Schreiners catalogue by Terry Laurin
Topic revision: r21 - 12 Jan 2023, TLaurin
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