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■(TB) 'Big Peach'

1975, Muhlestein

'Big Peach' (Tell Muhlestein, R. 1975). Seedling# 106 A. TB, 40" (102 cm), Midseason to late bloom. Apricot self; apricot beard. 'Tycoon's Gold X 'New Moon'. Tell 1975. Honorable Mention 1977.

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From AIS Bulletin #217 April 1975 Introducing BIG PEACH (Tell Muhlestein). M-L, 40". (Tycoon's Gold X New Moon). Size, width, beautiful form and substance in this apricot self with deeper beard. #106A. $25.00. Tell's Gardens.


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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bigpeach01.JPGJPG bigpeach01.JPG manage 965 K 12 Jul 2016 - 15:52 Main.TLaurin Photo by HIPS Archives
bigpeach02.JPGJPG bigpeach02.JPG manage 845 K 07 Dec 2016 - 16:54 Main.TLaurin Photo from Glenn Corlew slide collection
bigpeach03.JPGJPG bigpeach03.JPG manage 971 K 07 Dec 2016 - 16:56 Main.TLaurin Photo from Glenn Corlew slide collection
bigpeach1.jpgjpg bigpeach1.jpg manage 102 K 13 Jun 2019 - 20:28 Main.TLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
bigpeach2.jpgjpg bigpeach2.jpg manage 113 K 13 Jun 2019 - 20:30 Main.TLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
bigpeach3.jpgjpg bigpeach3.jpg manage 120 K 11 Jul 2020 - 14:56 Main.TLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
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