Difference: TbCornhusker (r24 vs. r23)

■(TB) 'Cornhusker'

2005, Stanek

'Cornhusker' (Tim Stanek, R. 2000). Seedling# 9888. TB, 37" (94 cm). Early to late bloom and rebloom. Standards canary yellow (RHS 9B), midrib green; style arms and falls aureolin yellow (12A); beards solid indian yellow (17A); ruffled; slight musky fragrance. 'Pure As Gold' X seedling# 95-1Y: ('Bonus Mama' x seedling# 91-22). Stanek 2005.

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From AIS Bulletin #337 April 2005 Introducing CORNHVSKER (T. Stanek '05) TB. 37". ML & RE. Nicely closed canary yellow (RHS 9B) standards with a greenish midrib. Style arms and ruffled falls are aureolin yellow (RHS 12A). Beards are solid Indian yellow (RHS 17A). The flower has a delightful musky fragrance. Nicely branched with 7 to 10 buds and healthy purple based foliage. CORNHUSKER is very reliable blooming spring summer and fall here in southwest IOWA zone 4. Sdlg.98-88: Pure as Gold X (Bonus Mama ((Moon's Delight x Golden Encore) (Com Harvest x Inga Ivey)). RE: IA CA NE. $50.00. Tim Stanek.


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.

BobPries - 21 Apr 2019

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