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■(JI) 'Oriental Fantasy'

1969, Payne

'Oriental Fantasy' (W. Arlie Payne, R. 1968). Seedling 1335. JI (6 petal), 44" (112 cm). Early midseason bloom. Ruffled form; falls white lightly sanded mauve; frilled, cream-colored styles and twisted stamens tipped manganese violet. 'Yamato-nishiki' X 'Carnival Queen'. Payne 1969.

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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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Orientalfantasy1.JPGJPG Orientalfantasy1.JPG manage 67 K 19 Jun 2013 - 21:46 UnknownUser Photo by Ensata Gardens
Orientalfantasy16.JPGJPG Orientalfantasy16.JPG manage 96 K 20 Feb 2016 - 18:37 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Ensata Gardens
Orientalfantasy2.JPGJPG Orientalfantasy2.JPG manage 116 K 28 May 2020 - 02:29 UnknownUser Photo scanned from the 1993 Ensata Gardens catalogue by Terry Laurin
orientalfantasy01.jpgjpg orientalfantasy01.jpg manage 68 K 14 Aug 2014 - 16:22 UnknownUser Photo by Carol Warner-Draycott Gardens
Topic revision: r11 - 16 Apr 2021, Harloiris
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