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■(TB) 'Front Of The Line'

2016, Ghio

'Front Of The Line' (Joseph Ghio, R. 2016). Seedling 10-40A. TB, 34" (86 cm). Early midseason bloom. Standards rusty mahogany-red; style arms brass-gold, mahogany edge; falls gold ground overlaid mahogany-red to near dotting to razor thin gold edge; beards yellow. Seedling 08-86U: (seedling# 06-105I: (seedling# U02-16, unknown, x seedling 04-84W2: (seedling 01-209A2: ('Bubble Bubble' x 'Lip Service') x 'Pep Rally')) x 'Boy Genius') X seedling 08-137J: (seedling 05-64redlum: (seedling 02-160R, 'Boy Genius' pod parent, x unknown) x 'Boy Genius'). Bay View 2016. Honorable Mention 2018;

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FRONT OF THE LINEPhoto by ElladanPhoto by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis GardenPhoto by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis GardenPhoto by Joe Ghio-Bay View GardensPhoto by Joe Ghio-Bay View GardensPhoto by Joe Ghio-Bay View GardensPhoto by Kate Brewitt at Bay View GardensPhoto by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- FrancePhoto by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- FrancePhoto by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- FrancePhoto by Klaus Burkhardt- Iris Schwertilienoase-Germany

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From Bay View Gardens catalog, 2016: FRONT OF THE LINE, 34 inches, EM. The first of the "Rich Raiment" fancy luminatas. The standards are rusty mahogany red. The gold ground semi-flaring falls are overlayed mahogany red to near dotting at the razor-thin gold edge. Serrated petal edges and very ruffled. Brassy gold styles with mahogany edges. Well branched purple green stalks. No.10-40A: 06-105-I: (U02-16R, unknown x 04-84W2: (01-209A2: (Bubble Bubble x Lip Service) x Pep Rally) x Boy Genius) X 08-137]: (05-64redLum: (02-160R4:(00-988: (Feelings x U07-F, unknown) x High Master) x unknown) x Boy Genius). $50.00
 

Culture

Quick Summary of Cultural Directions

FURTHER CULTURAL INFORMATION Sort
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 - 2011-03-07

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frontoftheline01.jpgjpg frontoftheline01.jpg manage 255 K 30 Jul 2019 - 03:19 TerryLaurin Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Garden
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