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■(TB) 'Amigo's Guitar'

1964, Plough

'Amigo's Guitar' (Gordon Plough, R. 1963). Seedling 59-266-24. TB, 36" (91 cm), Early midseason bloom. Color Class-Y4V, Standards buff, violet infused midribs; Falls violet; yellow beard. 'Pansy Face' sibling to 'Kachina Doll' X 'Melodrama'. Eden Road 1964. Award of Merit 1967.

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Amigos Guitar.JPGAmigosGuitar (2)BHI.JPGAmigosGuitar (3)BHI.JPGAMIGOSGUITAR03.jpgamigosguitar4.jpgAmigosGuitarAA.jpg


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Quick Summary of Cultural Directions

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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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
AMIGOSGUITAR03.jpgjpg AMIGOSGUITAR03.jpg manage 61 K 19 Apr 2014 - 12:48 Main.TLaurin Photo by Igor Khorosh,Ukraine
AmigosGuitar (2)BHI.JPGJPG AmigosGuitar (2)BHI.JPG manage 2 MB 07 Nov 2018 - 21:36 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
AmigosGuitar (3)BHI.JPGJPG AmigosGuitar (3)BHI.JPG manage 3 MB 07 Nov 2018 - 21:37 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
AmigosGuitarAA.jpgjpg AmigosGuitarAA.jpg manage 35 K 13 Feb 2011 - 22:33 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Argyle Acres
Amigos_Guitar.JPGJPG Amigos_Guitar.JPG manage 71 K 30 Jan 2011 - 19:04 IrisP  
amigosguitar4.jpgjpg amigosguitar4.jpg manage 29 K 28 Mar 2013 - 16:29 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
Topic revision: r21 - 17 Apr 2024, dougchyz - This page was cached on 19 May 2024 - 02:15.

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