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■(TB) 'Casino Queen'

1971, Gibson

'Casino Queen' (James Gibson, R. 1971). Seedling# 27-5P. TB, 36" (91 cm). Midseason bloom. Light orchid-pink plicata markings on white ground; white beard tipped orange; ruffled. 'April Melody' X seedling# 2-2 PLB. Cooley's Gardens 1971. Honorable Mention 1973.

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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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-- RolandDejoux - 2009-12-24
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Casino-QueenCT.jpgjpg Casino-QueenCT.jpg manage 37 K 28 Oct 2011 - 17:54 Main.Betsy881 Photo by C & T Iris Patch
CasinoQueenBJ.jpgjpg CasinoQueenBJ.jpg manage 81 K 02 Feb 2012 - 20:38 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Blue J Iris
Casino_Queen_Gibson_1971.JPGJPG Casino_Queen_Gibson_1971.JPG manage 73 K 24 Dec 2009 - 12:17 Main.Laymont+ by Dejoux in my garden : sud-ouest France
casinoqueen01.JPGJPG casinoqueen01.JPG manage 527 K 27 Mar 2016 - 20:48 UnknownUser Photo by HIPS Archives
casinoqueen09.jpgjpg casinoqueen09.jpg manage 166 K 28 Aug 2020 - 02:47 UnknownUser Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
casinoqueen4.jpgjpg casinoqueen4.jpg manage 79 K 07 Nov 2013 - 20:33 UnknownUser Photo by Alain Chapelle-France
casinoqueen9.JPGJPG casinoqueen9.JPG manage 364 K 13 Feb 2021 - 21:43 UnknownUser Photo scanned from the 1976 Cooley's Iris Gardens catalogue by Terry Laurin
Topic revision: r17 - 21 Oct 2023, dougchyz
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