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■(TB) 'Tucumcari'

2022, Keppel

'Tucumcari' (Keith Keppel, R. 2022) Seedling 13-17F, TB, 38" (97 cm), Early midseason bloom. Standards nutmeg (M&P 15-A-9), slight burnished gold (M&P 12-L-6/7) undertone in center; style arms crest brass (M&P 11-L-6) to burnished gold; falls bright aureolin yellow (M&P 10-L-1/2) center, ⁵⁄₈˝ edge black-red (darker than M&P 48-L-12) raying inward slightly, dark purple (M&P 8-L-1) line extending 1˝ down from beard; beards yellow ochre (M&P 11-L-7) in throat, dark purple base tipped yellow ochre in middle and end. 'High Desert' X 'Flash Mob'.

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References

Awaiting original catalog description
 

Culture

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.
FURTHER CULTURAL INFORMATION Here

 

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tucumcari5.jpgjpg tucumcari5.jpg manage 165 K 27 May 2023 - 19:31 Main.TLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham taken at Keith Keppel Iris Garden
tucumcari9.JPGJPG tucumcari9.JPG manage 292 K 28 Nov 2022 - 15:07 Main.TLaurin Photo by Brad Collins
tucumcari90.jpgjpg tucumcari90.jpg manage 269 K 03 Jan 2023 - 14:36 Main.TLaurin Photo by Brad Collins
Topic revision: r6 - 27 May 2023, TLaurin
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