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■(TB) 'Acrux'

2016, Piatek

'Acrux' ( Robert Piątek, R. 2016) Seedling 12-247-A-RP. TB, 38.5" (98 cm), Late bloom. Standards light blue-violet; style arms light violet; Falls intense velvety violet, white zone around beards, violet veins over petal; beards orange in throat and middle, ends lavender; ruffled; pronounced spicy fragrance. 'Adoregon' X 'Fashion Diva'.

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Culture:

Quick Summary of Cultural Directions

FURTHER CULTURAL INFORMATION Sort
Hardiness Zones 4-8 for most varieties, Some 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 good garden soil, Tolerant of dry conditions in established plants, Intolerant of swampy conditions.
PH Prefers Neutral to basic solis 6.1 to 8.5, quite toleranr of more extreme conditions
Fertilizer Prefers rich conditions on relatively inorganic soils.

BobPries - 21 Apr 2019
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-- BetsyHiggins - 2017-04-25
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acrux01.jpgjpg acrux01.jpg manage 142 K 29 Apr 2017 - 19:56 TerryLaurin Photo by Robert Piatek-Poland
acrux02.jpgjpg acrux02.jpg manage 118 K 19 Jun 2017 - 02:18 TerryLaurin Photo by Robert Piatek-Poland
acrux03.JPGJPG acrux03.JPG manage 136 K 01 Jul 2017 - 02:44 TerryLaurin Photo by Robert Piatek-Poland
acrux04.JPGJPG acrux04.JPG manage 227 K 01 Jul 2017 - 02:45 TerryLaurin Photo by Robert Piatek-Poland
acrux05.jpgjpg acrux05.jpg manage 152 K 16 Jul 2019 - 02:00 TerryLaurin Photo by Robert Piatek-Poland
acrux06.jpgjpg acrux06.jpg manage 165 K 03 Dec 2020 - 12:11 TerryLaurin Photo by Robert Piatek-Poland
acrux7.jpgjpg acrux7.jpg manage 227 K 12 Sep 2021 - 02:43 TerryLaurin Photo by Robert Piatek-Poland
acrux70.jpgjpg acrux70.jpg manage 175 K 12 Sep 2021 - 02:43 TerryLaurin Photo by Robert Piatek-Poland
acrux71.jpgjpg acrux71.jpg manage 243 K 12 Sep 2021 - 02:44 TerryLaurin Photo by Robert Piatek-Poland
Topic revision: r11 - 03 Dec 2021, BobPries
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