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■(TB) 'Ghost'

1999, Dyer

'Ghost' (Perry Dyer, R. 1999). Seedling# 92-98A. TB, 30" (76 cm), Midseason bloom. Lightly ruffled pewter grey; style arms flushed violet; beards deep indigo blue violet; foliage purple-based. 'Touch Of Bronze' X 'Traitor'. High Commendation 1999 (under name).

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Awaiting original catalog description.
From AIS Bulletin #316 January 2000, page 105, "High Commendation Awards for 1999"


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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