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■(TB) 'Po Ting'

1969, Lynn, Jr.

'Po Ting' (Joseph E. Lynn, Jr., R. 1968). Seedling# 65-1. TB, 34" (86 cm). Midseason bloom. Color Class-Y4V. Standards buttercup yellow; falls light lilac violet, light yellow underneath, faint line of yellow edges; yellow-gold beard. 'Personality Plus' X 'Whole Cloth'. Landsend 1969.

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From AIS Bulletin #193 April 1969 Introducing PO TING. Sdlg. 65-1. (J. Lynn). M. 34-35". Personality Plus X Whole Cloth. Lovely combination of lilac violet standards and buttercup yellow falls; faint trace of yellow around the falls and a heavy yellow-gold beard. Branching and growth are excellent. Put on a fine show at the convention in California in '68. Should be an interesting parent. Net $25.00. Landsend Gardens. (PLEASE NOTE: this decription has reversed the colour of the standards and falls; standards are buttercup yellow and falls are lilac violet.)


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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