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■(TB) 'Locomotion'

2017, Johnson

'Locomotion' (Thomas Johnson, R. 2017). Seedling# 7F77A. TB, 32" (81 cm), Early bloom. Standards almost solid raspberry red, slight yellow ground showing in center; style arms raspberry red; falls white ground overlaid light to medium yellow wash, raspberry red plicata band, deep raspberry red bar across hafts, short dart below beard; beards orange, brown hair tips; slight fragrance. Parentage unknown. Mid-America 2017.

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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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LOCOMOTION.JPGJPG LOCOMOTION.JPG manage 154 K 16 Oct 2019 - 15:38 Main.TLaurin Photo by Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.
locomotion01.JPGJPG locomotion01.JPG manage 216 K 06 Jun 2018 - 02:34 Main.TLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham
locomotion02.JPGJPG locomotion02.JPG manage 182 K 29 May 2019 - 21:42 Main.TLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham
locomotion03.JPGJPG locomotion03.JPG manage 192 K 02 Jun 2019 - 11:43 Main.TLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham
locomotion09.JPGJPG locomotion09.JPG manage 181 K 26 Feb 2020 - 16:58 Main.TLaurin Photo by Gerard Raffaelli-France
locomotion1.JPGJPG locomotion1.JPG manage 335 K 01 Jun 2019 - 12:52 Main.TLaurin Photo by Kate Brewitt at the 2019 AIS National Convention-California
locomotion5.jpegjpeg locomotion5.jpeg manage 212 K 27 Jan 2021 - 22:56 Main.TLaurin Photo by Lori Rhodes- Crafton Hills Iris Farm
locomotion6.jpgjpg locomotion6.jpg manage 358 K 01 Jan 2020 - 03:47 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-France
locomotion8.jpgjpg locomotion8.jpg manage 182 K 21 Apr 2020 - 21:27 Main.TLaurin Photo by Debbie Strauss
locomotion9.jpgjpg locomotion9.jpg manage 124 K 21 Apr 2020 - 21:25 Main.TLaurin Photo by Debbie Strauss
locomotiontbtom.jpgjpg locomotiontbtom.jpg manage 147 K 21 Feb 2017 - 23:06 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mid-America Garden
Topic revision: r16 - 28 Jan 2021, Harloiris
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