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■(TB) 'Poetic'

1992, Ghio

'Poetic' (Joseph Ghio, R. 1991) Seedling #86-119N2. TB, 42" (107 cm), Late to very late bloom. Standards coral orange; falls white, coral orange edge and shoulders; beards tangerine. ('Winning Note' x 'Caption') X ('Designer Gown' x seedling #82-200M: (seedling #78-221U: (('Flareup' x seedling #73-122Z: ('Hi Top' x (('Ponderosa' x 'Travel On') x 'Peace Offering'))) x seedling #76-37F: ('Ballet In Orange' x seedling #73-122Z)) x seedling #80-208: (('Artiste' x 'Tupelo Honey') x (('Malaysia' x 'Carolina Honey') x seedling #73-122Z)))). Bay View 1992. Honorable Mention 1994.

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poetic01.jpgpoetic3.jpgpoetic4.jpgPoetic9.jpgPoetic 1991 TB.jpgPoeticCT.jpgPoeticSI.JPG


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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.

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Poetic9.jpgjpg Poetic9.jpg manage 39 K 03 Nov 2021 - 22:30 UnknownUser Photo by Nola's Iris Garden
PoeticCT.jpgjpg PoeticCT.jpg manage 46 K 01 Nov 2011 - 17:12 Main.Betsy881 Photo by C & T Iris Patch
PoeticSI.JPGJPG PoeticSI.JPG manage 326 K 20 Apr 2019 - 02:48 UnknownUser Photo by Sandy Ives.
Poetic_1991_TB.jpgjpg Poetic_1991_TB.jpg manage 73 K 12 Dec 2011 - 11:34 UnknownUser Photo by Pierre Anfosso - France
poetic01.jpgjpg poetic01.jpg manage 136 K 21 Jun 2019 - 02:24 UnknownUser Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
poetic3.jpgjpg poetic3.jpg manage 38 K 07 Apr 2013 - 02:23 UnknownUser Photo by Country Delight Iris
poetic4.jpgjpg poetic4.jpg manage 37 K 04 Dec 2018 - 19:16 UnknownUser Photo by Iriszkert Szasz-Hungary.
Topic revision: r25 - 03 Nov 2021, TLaurin
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