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■(IB) 'Lakota'

2014, Smith

'Lakota' (Marky Smith, R. 2013) Seedling #09-16B. IB, 23" (58 cm), Early to late midseason bloom. Standards grey-orange (RHS 168D) petal edges, centers and rib lavender, greyer tan 86D; style arms grey-orange (167D); falls petal rims grey-orange, upper fall and shoulders darker smoke-orange (167B), fine veins flaring from beard, lower half of center violet, greyer than 80C, grey-orange veining ending in orange rims; beards greyed red-orange (180B); ruffled; luminata plicata. 'Musician' X 'Amusing'. Salmon Creek 2014. Honorable Mention2016; Award of Merit 2021

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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.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Lakota.jpgjpg Lakota.jpg manage 61 K 28 Dec 2016 - 22:03 Main.KWalker Photo by Ken Walker; Mid-America Garden, Brooks, OR; AIS 2015 Convention
lakota01.jpgjpg lakota01.jpg manage 63 K 01 Apr 2014 - 14:29 UnknownUser Photo by Aitken's Salmon Creek Garden
lakota02.jpgjpg lakota02.jpg manage 82 K 25 Jul 2015 - 19:29 UnknownUser Photo by Carl Boro taken at 2015 AIS Convention
lakota04.JPGJPG lakota04.JPG manage 253 K 16 Dec 2017 - 19:21 UnknownUser Photo by Kate Brewitt taken at the 2017 MIS Convention
lakota09.jpgjpg lakota09.jpg manage 178 K 04 Jun 2021 - 15:33 UnknownUser Photo by Judy Schneider-The Shady Spot
lakota1.jpgjpg lakota1.jpg manage 126 K 08 Aug 2019 - 02:15 UnknownUser Photo by Mary Ellen Reed
lakota7.jpgjpg lakota7.jpg manage 42 K 01 Aug 2021 - 02:57 UnknownUser Photo by Schreiner's Iris Gardens
lakota9.JPGJPG lakota9.JPG manage 178 K 16 Apr 2020 - 20:17 UnknownUser Photo by Hugh Stout of Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.
Topic revision: r19 - 23 Feb 2023, BrewItt
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