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■(TB) 'Happiness Is'

1969, Kamps

'Happiness Is' (Louis Kamps, R. 1968). Seedling# 66-12. TB, 36" (91 cm), Midseason bloom. Color Class-W1C, White self; white beard. 'Impact' X seedling# 62-09: ('Galilee' x 'Arctic Flame' sibling). Kamps 1969. Honorable Mention 1971.

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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.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
341.jpgjpg 341.jpg manage 46 K 06 Mar 2012 - 19:20 Happines Is
happinessis02.JPGJPG happinessis02.JPG manage 63 K 16 Jul 2014 - 21:51 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the Lloyd Zurbrigg slide collection
happinessis1.jpgjpg happinessis1.jpg manage 103 K 29 Mar 2016 - 13:54 Main.TLaurin Photo by HIPS Archives
happinessis2.jpgjpg happinessis2.jpg manage 101 K 29 Mar 2016 - 13:56 Main.TLaurin Photo by HIPS Archives
happinessis9.JPGJPG happinessis9.JPG manage 58 K 18 Aug 2021 - 15:11 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
Topic revision: r16 - 16 Dec 2023, Harloiris
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