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■(TB) 'John Paul Jones'

2003, Ensminger

'John Paul Jones' (Allan Ensminger, R. 1997). Seedling# 390-21. TB, 35" (89 cm), Late midseason bloom. Standards veronica violet (HCC 639); style arms and fallshite; beards mandarin red. Seedling# 84-53: ((('Oos And Ahs' x 'Rancho Rose') x seedling# 78-77: ('Pink Sleigh' x 'Karen Christine')) x ('Firewater' x (sibling x 'Blue Too'))) X seedling# 87-48: ((('Infatuation' x 'Entourage') x (seedling# 78-77 x (seedling# 78-77 x seedling# 77-54: (((((('Helen McGregor' x 'Pink Formal') x 'My Happiness') x ('Frost And Flame' x 'Belle Meade')) x 'Stepping Out') x ('Faydy Girl' x sibling)) x 'Rancho Rose')))) x seedling# 84-53). Wulf's Backachers 2003.

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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.

-- BobPries - 2011-03-07

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JohnPaulJones-8.jpgjpg JohnPaulJones-8.jpg manage 55 K 26 Sep 2012 - 15:32 TerryLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
JohnPaulJones02.jpgjpg JohnPaulJones02.jpg manage 78 K 28 Mar 2014 - 00:15 TerryLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
John_Paul_Jones.jpgjpg John_Paul_Jones.jpg manage 36 K 03 Jan 2010 - 21:31 MichaelGreenfield Photo by John Bruce
johnpauljones01.JPGJPG johnpauljones01.JPG manage 511 K 07 Mar 2018 - 14:14 TerryLaurin Photo scanned from the Nyla Hughes slide collection
Topic revision: r16 - 04 Aug 2022, Harloiris
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