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■(BB) 'Clearly Pink'

2017, Aitken

'Clearly Pink' (J. T. Aitken, R. 2016) Seedling 02M11A. BB, 24" (61 cm), Midseason bloom. Bright pink self; beards brilliant coral-pink. 'Twilight Passage' X seedling 95M18 pink: (unknown pink Lankow seedling x unknown pink Hager seedling). Salmon Creek 2017. Honorable Mention 2022

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From Aitken’s catalog, 2017: CLEARLY PINK (BB) (Aitken '17) BB 22” (56 cm) ML; 8 buds. Well proportioned stem and flowers. Very clean, solid pink self with bright coral orange beards. Domed standards and horizontally flared round falls with gentle ruffles. An all around excellent border bearded. Sdlg. # 02M11A: (Twilight Passage x unknown). SKU: 17BB108. $25.00.


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
clearlypink01.jpgjpg clearlypink01.jpg manage 179 K 08 Mar 2017 - 16:49 Main.TLaurin Photo by Aitken's Salmon Creek Garden
clearlypink02.jpgjpg clearlypink02.jpg manage 47 K 08 Aug 2021 - 02:18 Main.TLaurin Photo by Aitken's Salmon Creek Garden
clearlypink09.jpgjpg clearlypink09.jpg manage 178 K 26 Jul 2020 - 01:19 Main.TLaurin Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Garden
clearlypink1.JPGJPG clearlypink1.JPG manage 404 K 13 May 2019 - 14:54 Main.TLaurin Photo by Kate Brewitt at the 2019 AIS National Convention-California
clearlypink5.jpgjpg clearlypink5.jpg manage 142 K 29 Apr 2023 - 02:29 Main.TLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham taken at the 2023 AIS Dallas Convention
clearlypink9.jpgjpg clearlypink9.jpg manage 189 K 18 Feb 2023 - 14:17 Main.TLaurin Photo by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris Garden
Topic revision: r15 - 30 Apr 2023, Harloiris
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