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■(BB) 'Wild'

2012, Black

'Wild' (Paul Black, R. 2011) Seedling P222A. BB, 27" (69 cm). Early to midseason bloom. Standards and style arms bright apricot orange; falls slightly lighter apricot orange, white luminata plicata haft, washed and sanded overall apricot orange, outer 2/3 washed and marbled garnet, 1/2" band of apricot orange; beards orange; slight spicy fragrance. Blyth seedling N31-3, 'Fancy A Flutter' sibling X 'Drama Queen' . Mid America 2012.Honorable Mention 2014; Award of Merit 2017.

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From Mid-America Garden catalog, 2012: WILD (Black ‘12) BB Early-Midseason 27” (69 cm). The brightest orange ground plicata. Shines like a beacon across the garden. Can push the BB class. Well-branched stalks and vigorous growth. Sdlg. P222A: Fancy a Flutter sib X Drama Queen $30.00.


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
Wild_BB1.jpegjpeg Wild_BB1.jpeg manage 140 K 13 Mar 2021 - 13:30 Main.TLaurin Photo by Paul Black-Mid-America Garden
Wild_BB2.jpegjpeg Wild_BB2.jpeg manage 223 K 13 Mar 2021 - 13:30 Main.TLaurin Photo by Paul Black-Mid-America Garden
Wild_BB3.jpegjpeg Wild_BB3.jpeg manage 245 K 13 Mar 2021 - 13:30 Main.TLaurin Photo by Paul Black-Mid-America Garden
Wild_BB_Black_32.jpgjpg Wild_BB_Black_32.jpg manage 72 K 23 Nov 2012 - 12:23 Main.Laymont+ by Paul Black, Mid America Garden Oregon USA
Wild_BB_Black_3216.jpgjpg Wild_BB_Black_3216.jpg manage 72 K 11 Aug 2016 - 20:09 Main.Betsy881 Detail of photo by Betsy Higgins
wild01.JPGJPG wild01.JPG manage 55 K 07 Sep 2014 - 14:15 Main.TLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham
wild03.jpgjpg wild03.jpg manage 29 K 01 Aug 2017 - 22:31 Main.TLaurin Photo by Loktev's Iris Garden-Russia
wild05.JPGJPG wild05.JPG manage 423 K 10 Jan 2019 - 23:20 Main.TLaurin Photo by Elizabeth Rieniets
wild06.JPGJPG wild06.JPG manage 353 K 10 Jan 2019 - 23:22 Main.TLaurin Photo by Elizabeth Rieniets
wild1.JPGJPG wild1.JPG manage 287 K 29 Jun 2016 - 20:49 Main.TLaurin Photo by K. Brewitt-taken at 2016 AIS Convention
wild2.JPGJPG wild2.JPG manage 408 K 29 Jun 2016 - 20:51 Main.TLaurin Photo by K. Brewitt-taken at 2016 AIS Convention
wild3.jpgjpg wild3.jpg manage 203 K 07 Jun 2017 - 02:51 Main.TLaurin Photo by Eleanor Hutchison near Winnipeg,Manitoba,Canada-Z3
wild4.jpgjpg wild4.jpg manage 131 K 02 Mar 2019 - 12:49 Main.TLaurin Photo by Robert Piatek-Poland
wild5.jpgjpg wild5.jpg manage 82 K 31 Mar 2023 - 15:42 Main.TLaurin Photo by Alain Chapelle-Jardin d'Iris de Bubry-France
wild9.jpgjpg wild9.jpg manage 233 K 13 Nov 2021 - 15:01 Main.TLaurin Photo by Jean Claude Jacob-Iris de la Baie-France
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