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■(TB) 'Pink Persian'

1973, Buckles

'Pink Persian' (Eugene Buckles by David Niswonger, R. 1973). Seedling# B 70-5. TB, 33" (84 cm), Midseason bloom. Ruffled pink self; salmon-pink beard. 'Rio Roso' X seedling# B66-20: ( 'Angel Lyric' x 'Court Ballet'). Niswonger 1973.

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From AIS Bulletin #209 April 1973 Introducing PINK PERSIAN (Buckles-Niswonger '73). Sdlg. B70-5. Rio Rosa X (Angel Lyric x Court Ballet). A ruffled pink with flared falls, heavy substance, 3 branches and terminal, with 9 buds. One of the best pinks ever seen. $30.00. Cape Iris.


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.

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