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■ (TB) 'Cabbage Patch Kid'

1984, Gaulter

'Cabbage Patch Kid'. (Larry Gaulter, R. 1984). Seedling# 77-42. TB, 38" (97 cm). Midseason bloom. Lightly laced lavender; white beard. 'Mary Frances' X 'Lombardy'. Cooley's Gardens 1984.

See below:
Cabbage Patch Kid.jpgCabbagePatchKid01.jpgcabbagepatchkid02.JPGCabbagePatchKid02.jpgcabbagepatchkid05.JPGCabbagePatchKid3.jpgCabbagePatchKid9.JPGCabbagePatchKid99BHI.jpg


Awaiting original catalog description.


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 - 2009-12-29
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
CabbagePatchKid01.jpgjpg CabbagePatchKid01.jpg manage 162 K 27 Feb 2017 - 20:16 UnknownUser Photo by Glanavon Iris Patch-New Zealand
CabbagePatchKid02.jpgjpg CabbagePatchKid02.jpg manage 143 K 14 Sep 2017 - 18:13 UnknownUser Photo by Amazing Iris Garden-New Zealand
CabbagePatchKid3.jpgjpg CabbagePatchKid3.jpg manage 56 K 28 Nov 2013 - 15:06 UnknownUser Photo by South Jersey Iris
CabbagePatchKid9.JPGJPG CabbagePatchKid9.JPG manage 85 K 13 Aug 2021 - 02:19 UnknownUser Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
CabbagePatchKid99BHI.jpgjpg CabbagePatchKid99BHI.jpg manage 81 K 15 Apr 2012 - 13:50 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
Cabbage_Patch_Kid.jpgjpg Cabbage_Patch_Kid.jpg manage 41 K 29 Dec 2009 - 20:14 MichaelGreenfield Photo by Mike Greenfield
cabbagepatchkid02.JPGJPG cabbagepatchkid02.JPG manage 79 K 24 Sep 2015 - 02:48 UnknownUser Photo by Pat Canter
cabbagepatchkid05.JPGJPG cabbagepatchkid05.JPG manage 62 K 01 Oct 2015 - 14:43 UnknownUser Photo by Pat Canter
Topic revision: r22 - 13 Aug 2021, TLaurin
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