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■(TB) 'Birthday Greetings'

1994, Ghio

'Birthday Greetings' (Joseph Ghio by Maryott's Gardens, R. 1994). Seedling# 85-153-BO. TB, 37" (94 cm), Midseason bloom. Coral pink (RHS 49A), falls with deeper coral (31B) shoulders; beards tipped tangerine; slight sweet fragrance. 'Newlywed' X seedling# 82-156-H2, 'Winning Smile' pollen parent. Maryott 1994. Honorable Mention 1996.

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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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-- MichaelGreenfield - 2009-12-25
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Birthday_Greetings_w.jpgjpg Birthday_Greetings_w.jpg manage 41 K 25 Dec 2009 - 03:31 MichaelGreenfield Photo by John Bruce
birthd.jpgjpg birthd.jpg manage 39 K 29 Mar 2013 - 01:58 TerryLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
birthdaygreetings.jpgjpg birthdaygreetings.jpg manage 23 K 27 Jul 2012 - 17:44 TerryLaurin
Topic revision: r14 - 03 Jan 2022, DougChyz
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