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■(TB) 'Lunacy'

2022, Schiller

'Lunacy' (Bailey Schiller, R. 2022) Seedling F50-6, TB, 32" (81 cm), Early to midseason bloom. Standards greyed green (RHS 190D) ground, edged light brown-grey (RHS N200C), strong violet (RHS N89D) speckles; style arms light green-yellow (RHS 1C) flushed strong violet; falls greyed green ground, stitched, speckled and dotted strong violet (RHS N88A); beard hairs based dark orange, tips white. Blyth seedling A117-1: (seedling X162-1: ('Cotillion Gown' x Keppel seedling 06-137C: ('Spice Lord' x 'High Octane' pollen parent)) x Blyth seedling X161-A: (Keppel seedling 09-86Y, 'Darktonian' pollen parent, x seedling 09-85D, 'Mixed Signals' sibling)) X 'Boston Cream'.

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References

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Culture

Quick Summary of Cultural Directions

FURTHER CULTURAL INFORMATION Sort
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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lunacy96.JPGJPG lunacy96.JPG manage 164 K 18 Apr 2024 - 02:50 TerryLaurin Photo by Smokin Heights-Australia
Topic revision: r7 - 18 Apr 2024, TerryLaurin
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