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■(BB) 'Orange Fluorescence'

2011, Aitken

'Orange Fluorescence' (J. Terry Aitken, R. 2011) Seedling #02M13B. BB, 27 (69 cm). Late midseason bloom. Standards and falls fluorescent orange; orange beards. 'Sunny Glow' X seedling #95M18: (seedling #91M51: (Lankow seedling #8H153: (Aitken seedling #81-18: ('Tangerine Sunset' x 'Something Special') x (Maybelle Wright seedling #H20) x Ben Hager seedling #5107) x seedling #91M51 sibling). Salmon Creek 2011.

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orange01.jpgORANGE FLORESCENCE (Aitken 2011, BB).JPGorangeflourescence2.jpgOrangeFluorescence1.jpg


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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
ORANGE_FLORESCENCE_(Aitken_2011,_BB).JPGJPG ORANGE_FLORESCENCE_(Aitken_2011,_BB).JPG manage 750 K 16 Aug 2016 - 21:08 PerryDyer  
OrangeFluorescence1.jpgjpg OrangeFluorescence1.jpg manage 37 K 14 Apr 2016 - 03:18 Main.TLaurin Photo by Napa Country Iris Garden
orange01.jpgjpg orange01.jpg manage 42 K 24 Apr 2015 - 19:23 Main.TLaurin Photo by Aitken's Salmon Creek Garden
orangeflourescence2.jpgjpg orangeflourescence2.jpg manage 63 K 21 May 2013 - 17:05 Main.TLaurin Photo by Superstition Iris Gardens
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