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■(PCN) 'Worker Bee'

2018, Ghio

'Worker Bee' (Joseph Ghio, R. 2018). Seedling SP-134M2. CA, 16" (41 cm), Late midseason bloom. Standards gold, washed and lined brown; style arms gold; falls gold, diffuse cream signal, brown lines radiating out to near solid deep brown band, thin cream halo around band. 'Patchen Pass' X seedling QP-102K2, 'Earmark' sibling. Bay View 2018. Honorable Mention 2022

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WORKER BEE 5794sml.jpgworkerbee.JPG


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.

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
WORKER_BEE_5794sml.jpgjpg WORKER_BEE_5794sml.jpg manage 71 K 25 Jul 2020 - 23:48 SteveTaniguchi Worker Bee 2020
workerbee.JPGJPG workerbee.JPG manage 244 K 24 Jan 2019 - 13:46 Main.TLaurin Photo by Joe Ghio-Bay View Gardens
Topic revision: r10 - 10 Oct 2023, Harloiris
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