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■(TB) 'Foreign Concept'

2024, Johnson

'Foreign Concept' (Thomas Johnson, R. 2024). Seedling TM222A, TB, 35" (89 cm), Midseason to late bloom. Standards lavender blue, light red-violet wash in center; style arms orange; falls rich deep old rose; beards red; slight fragrance. Blyth seedling Y66-A:('Devil's Intent' x 'Maybe Magic') X Blyth seedling Z93-2:(Blyth seedling X150-1:('Sunday Concert' x 'Smart Money') x Blyth seedling X226-1:('Valley Of Dreams' x Blyth seedling U124-1:('Cascadian Rhythm' x 'Adoree'))). Mid-America Garden 2024.

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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.

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Topic revision: r4 - 18 Feb 2024, BrewItt
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