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■(TB) 'Potawatomi'

1949, Wise

'Potawatomi' (Charles Wise, 1949) TB. Midseason bloom. Color Class-S7D. 'Priority' x ( 'Wakarusa' x 'Red Ray'). Wise 1949.

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From AIS Bulletin #113, April 1949. Introducing POTAWATOMI (Priority X seedling of Wakarusa and Red Ray). A luminous orange-brown-red blend. $7.50. Charles Wise.


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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-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Potawatomi.JK.jpgjpg Potawatomi.JK.jpg manage 1 MB 19 May 2023 - 11:10 JessicaKelley Photo by Jessica Kelley- Iowa USA 2023
Potawatomi01.JPGJPG Potawatomi01.JPG manage 69 K 04 Dec 2014 - 04:12 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
Potawatomi02.JPGJPG Potawatomi02.JPG manage 96 K 28 Aug 2021 - 22:37 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
PotawatomiBHI.jpgjpg PotawatomiBHI.jpg manage 36 K 20 Nov 2011 - 21:51 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
Topic revision: r11 - 20 May 2023, Harloiris
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