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■(PCN) 'Pasatiempo'

1970, Ghio

'Pasatiempo' (Joseph Ghio, R. 1970). Seedling# WN-2, 6" (15 cm). Early bloom. Standards purple; falls purple, yellow thumbprint with white margin around falls. (Mitchell-Craig line stemming from 'I. douglasiana' x 'I. innominata') X natural hybrid collected near Pasatiempo. Bay View Gardens 1970. Honorable Mention 1971.

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Awaiting original catalog description


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
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Pasatiempo01.jpgjpg Pasatiempo01.jpg manage 74 K 20 Sep 2014 - 02:52 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the Adele and Lewis Lawyer slide collection
Pasatiempo1.jpgjpg Pasatiempo1.jpg manage 57 K 17 Jul 2011 - 23:06 Main.ksayce From SPCNI Photo CD
Pasatiempo10.jpgjpg Pasatiempo10.jpg manage 190 K 13 Nov 2022 - 19:49 Main.TLaurin Photo from the AIS Library
pasatiempo02.JPGJPG pasatiempo02.JPG manage 1 MB 23 Jan 2017 - 14:43 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the Glenn Corlew slide collection
pasatiempo03.JPGJPG pasatiempo03.JPG manage 927 K 23 Jan 2017 - 14:45 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the Glenn Corlew slide collection
pasatiempo1.JPGJPG pasatiempo1.JPG manage 1010 K 23 Jan 2017 - 14:49 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the Glenn Corlew slide collection
pasatiempo2.JPGJPG pasatiempo2.JPG manage 962 K 23 Jan 2017 - 14:51 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the Glenn Corlew slide collection
pasatiempo4.jpgjpg pasatiempo4.jpg manage 193 K 23 Jan 2019 - 15:00 Main.TLaurin Photo by Joe Ghio-Bayview Gardens
pasatiempo6.jpgjpg pasatiempo6.jpg manage 151 K 23 Mar 2020 - 01:31 Main.TLaurin Photo by Joe Ghio-Bayview Gardens
pasatimpo5.jpgjpg pasatimpo5.jpg manage 195 K 24 Jan 2019 - 03:23 Main.TLaurin Photo by Joe Ghio-Bayview Gardens
Topic revision: r16 - 13 Nov 2022, Harloiris
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