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■(PCN) 'Big Waves'

2017, Ghio

'Big Waves' (Joseph Ghio, R. 2017) Seedling QPP-94H. CA, 17" (43 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards white; style arms blue; Falls white, blue lines radiating over petal from light blue-violet signals. Seedling MP-75G: ('Caught In The Wind x 'Fresh Eyes') X unknown. Bay View 2017. Honorable Mention 2022

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Quick Summary of Cultural Directions

Hardiness Zones 4-8 for most varieties, Some PCN cultivars may tolerate colder, others may tolerate warmer zones (please comment in comment box with your location if this cultivar grows well in zone 3, 4, 9, or 10. Naturally they occur within 50 miles or less of the Pacific Coast)
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 tolerant of poor soils.

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
bigwaves.jpgjpg bigwaves.jpg manage 132 K 21 Jan 2019 - 19:24 Main.TLaurin Photo by Joe Ghio-Bay View Gardens
bigwaves01.JPGJPG bigwaves01.JPG manage 266 K 18 May 2019 - 20:37 Main.TLaurin Photo by Kate Brewitt at Bay View Gardens
bigwaves1.jpgjpg bigwaves1.jpg manage 127 K 21 Jan 2019 - 19:26 Main.TLaurin Photo by Joe Ghio-Bay View Gardens
bigwaves2.jpgjpg bigwaves2.jpg manage 158 K 24 Jan 2019 - 21:03 Main.TLaurin Photo by Joe Ghio-Bay View Gardens
digwaves3.jpgjpg digwaves3.jpg manage 108 K 05 Apr 2020 - 11:32 Main.TLaurin Photo by Joe Ghio-Bay View Gardens
Topic revision: r12 - 21 Jan 2024, Harloiris
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