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■(TB) Feisty Feline

2010, Black

*'Feisty Feline' (Paul Black, R. 2010). Seedling O244A. TB, 36" (91 cm), Early to midseason bloom. Standards and style arms white; falls open blue tinted white, fade to white; beards marigold; small flower; pronounced sweet fragrance. Seedling# M141B, 'May Debut' sibling X 'Goldkist'. Mid-America 2010.

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From Mid-America Garden catalog, 2010: FEISTY FELINE (Black ‘10) small flowered TB Early Midseason 36” (91 cm). Maybethis Feisty Feline has had alittle too much catnip. Feisty Feline is similar to the very popularborder bearded, Fleece as White, except that it is much tallerand has vivid marigold yellow beards. Tightly formed whiteflowers open with a blue tint that quickly fades away. Vigorous,healthy clumps are filled with multitudes of stalks having 3branches plus 2 spurs and 9 to 10 buds. Excellent parent for BBs,IBs and MTBs. The white color belies the diverse genetic heritage. Sdlg. O244A: May Debut sib X Goldkist. $50.00.


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.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

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-- BettyJacobs - 2011-05-10
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Topic revision: r18 - 24 Oct 2023, Af83
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