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■(TB) 'Nuclear Option'

2022, Toth

'Nuclear Option' (David Toth, R. 2022) Seedling 18-156, TB, 36" (91 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards olive-tan, veined and splashed in bright purple shades; style arms olive-tan, irregular marks of purple and hints of yellow; falls white base, erratic streaking, splashes and dotting in various tones of bright purple; beards based white, tips gold and purple, large spoons white edged purple; slight spicy fragrance. Seedling 14-436: ('Gnu' x 'Clown Around') X 'Mosaic Madness'. Indian Creek 2022.

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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.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07
 

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
nuclearoption1.jpgjpg nuclearoption1.jpg manage 167 K 22 Mar 2022 - 22:36 Main.TLaurin Photo by David Toth-Indian Creek Iris
nuclearoption10.jpgjpg nuclearoption10.jpg manage 180 K 22 Mar 2022 - 22:36 Main.TLaurin Photo by David Toth-Indian Creek Iris
nuclearoption11.jpgjpg nuclearoption11.jpg manage 169 K 22 Mar 2022 - 22:36 Main.TLaurin Photo by David Toth-Indian Creek Iris
nuclearoption12.jpgjpg nuclearoption12.jpg manage 171 K 22 Mar 2022 - 22:36 Main.TLaurin Photo by David Toth-Indian Creek Iris
nuclearoption13.jpgjpg nuclearoption13.jpg manage 231 K 22 Mar 2022 - 22:37 Main.TLaurin Photo by David Toth-Indian Creek Iris
nuclearoption9.JPGJPG nuclearoption9.JPG manage 177 K 13 May 2023 - 19:59 Main.TLaurin Photo by Debby Cole
Topic revision: r5 - 13 May 2023, TLaurin
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