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■(PCN) 'Code Word'

2018, Ghio

'Code Word' (Joseph Ghio, R. 2018). Seedling RP-144Q2. CA, 16" (41 cm). Early midseason bloom. Standards and falls creamy yellow, blue dime signal with spikes around it; style arms blue. Seedling QP-83Y, 'Conga Line' sibling, X 'Caboose'. Bay View 2018. Honorable Mention 2021; Award of Merit 2023.

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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.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

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-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Code_Word_2019.JPGJPG Code_Word_2019.JPG manage 41 K 08 Oct 2023 - 22:11 SteveTaniguchi 2019 photo of Code Word
codeword.JPGJPG codeword.JPG manage 131 K 24 Jan 2019 - 13:52 Main.TLaurin Photo by Joe Ghio-Bay View Gardens
codeword02.jpgjpg codeword02.jpg manage 103 K 05 Apr 2020 - 11:35 Main.TLaurin Photo by Joe Ghio-Bay View Gardens
codeword1.jpgjpg codeword1.jpg manage 153 K 08 Apr 2019 - 22:15 Main.TLaurin Photo by Joe Ghio-Bay View Gardens
codeword2.jpgjpg codeword2.jpg manage 137 K 13 Apr 2020 - 02:37 Main.TLaurin Photo by Joe Ghio-Bay View Gardens
codeword8.JPGJPG codeword8.JPG manage 186 K 01 Jun 2020 - 02:53 Main.TLaurin Photo by Debby Cole
codeword80.JPGJPG codeword80.JPG manage 195 K 23 Jan 2023 - 14:21 Main.TLaurin Photo by Debby Cole
codeword9.JPGJPG codeword9.JPG manage 219 K 01 Jun 2020 - 02:48 Main.TLaurin Photo by Debby Cole
Topic revision: r14 - 08 Oct 2023, SteveTaniguchi
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