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■(TB) 'Toastmaster'

1984, Ghio

'Toastmaster' (Joseph Ghio, R. 1983). Seedling# 78-61M. TB, 38" (97 cm). Late midseason bloom. Toasted watermelon; red beard. Seedling# 74-96A: ('Coffee House' x 'Carolina Honey') X seedling# 76-153D: (('Carolina Honey' x 'Malaysia') x (('Ponderosa' x 'Travel On') x 'Peace Offering')). Bay View Gardens 1984. Honorable Mention 1986.

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Quick Summary of Cultural Directions

Exposure Prefers full sun for optimal performance, may still bloom in half-day shade
Fertilizer Prefers rich conditions on relatively inorganic soils.
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.)
PH Prefers Neutral to basic solis 6.1 to 8.5, quite toleranr of more extreme conditions
Water: Prefers well drained good garden soil, Tolerant of dry conditions in established plants, Intolerant of swampy conditions.

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toastmaster03.JPGJPGtoastmaster03.JPGmanage 87 K 19 Apr 2020 - 22:37 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the 1990 Roris Gardens catalog by Terry Laurin
toastmaster04.JPGJPGtoastmaster04.JPGmanage 370 K 21 Jan 2021 - 20:59 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the 1994 Cooley's Iris Gardens catalogue by Terry Laurin
toastmaster1.jpgjpgtoastmaster1.jpgmanage 34 K 10 Apr 2013 - 15:53 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
toastmaster2.jpgjpgtoastmaster2.jpgmanage 635 K 06 Jan 2016 - 04:46 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris

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