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■(JI) 'Crested Surf'

2000, Bauer/Coble

'Crested Surf' (Bob Bauer and John Coble, R. 2000) Seedling J95HH-1. JI (6 falls), 40" (102 cm), Midseason bloom. White, thin blue (RHS 96B) veins without halo; style arms blue, multiple, large light blue crests veined dark blue. Seedling J93X-2: ('Tuptim' x seedling J89F-1, 'Tropical Storm' sibling) X seedling J92V-2: ('Seafury' x seedling J89W-1: (seedling J85K-3 x 'Hagoromo')). Ensata Gardens 2000.

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BHP 9806-X2 crested surf.jpgcrestedsurf01.JPGCrestedSurf02.JPGcrestedsurf02.JPG


Awaiting original catalog description


Quick Summary of Cultural Directions

Hardiness Zones 4-8 for most varieties, Some Japanese 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 but moist good garden soil, More tolerant of dry conditions in established plants, Needs swampy conditions especially in Spring bloom season.
PH Prefers Acid solis 6.1 to 7.0, intolerant of limy soils
Fertilizer Prefers rich conditions on organic soils.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
BHP_9806-X2_crested_surf.jpgjpg BHP_9806-X2_crested_surf.jpg manage 157 K 17 Feb 2016 - 01:19 BrockHeilman Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.
CrestedSurf02.JPGJPG CrestedSurf02.JPG manage 96 K 30 Apr 2014 - 15:24 UnknownUser Photo by Ensata Gardens
crestedsurf01.JPGJPG crestedsurf01.JPG manage 34 K 24 Dec 2014 - 18:05 UnknownUser Photo by Ensata Gardens
crestedsurf02.JPGJPG crestedsurf02.JPG manage 81 K 31 Aug 2015 - 03:26 UnknownUser Photo by Harbour Breezes Daylilies & Japanese Iris-Head of Jeddore-Nova Scotia-Canada
Topic revision: r19 - 18 Mar 2023, Harloiris
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