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■(TB) 'Hello Hobo'

1988/89, Blyth

'Hello Hobo' (Paul Blyth, R. 1988). Seedling# 4-50-B. TB, 38" (96 cm). Very early to early midseason bloom. Standards green lemon, chartreuse cast; falls brown tan; bronze beard. 'Touch Of Bronze' X 'Broadway'. Tempo Two 1988/89.

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Hello Hobo 3.jpegHello Hobo front 18 Oct.jpegHello Hobo1.jpeghello02.jpghello03.jpgHello Hobo fl.jpgHelloHobo01.JPGHelloHobo02.JPGHELLOHOBO2.JPGhellohobo2.jpghellohobo3.jpg


From Tempo Two catalog, 1988: HELLO HOBO (Paul Blyth 88 Aust) VE-M Sdlg 4-50-B. A difficult one to describe but generally known as Paul's kook. Standards are green lemon with a chartreuse cast; falls are brown tan. Beards are bronze and very noticeable. Super branching, show winning if you can get over the colour. Great for floral art. (Touch of Bronze X Broadway). $25.00.


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.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
HELLOHOBO2.JPGJPG HELLOHOBO2.JPG manage 46 K 22 Nov 2013 - 00:37 Main.TLaurin Photo by Augusto Bianco-biancoiride-Gabiano-Italy
Hello Hobo 3.jpegjpeg Hello Hobo 3.jpeg manage 439 K 27 Jan 2021 - 00:29 RachelMarks detail Hello Hobo flowering 2020 season, Gippsland Australia
Hello Hobo front 18 Oct.jpegjpeg Hello Hobo front 18 Oct.jpeg manage 629 K 28 Oct 2021 - 20:16 RachelMarks TB Hello Hobo 2021season Victoria Australia
Hello Hobo1.jpegjpeg Hello Hobo1.jpeg manage 490 K 27 Jan 2021 - 00:27 RachelMarks Hello Hobo TB flowering 2020 season, Gippsland Australia
HelloHobo01.JPGJPG HelloHobo01.JPG manage 76 K 09 Jun 2017 - 02:47 Main.TLaurin Photo by Daniel Boris,Iris Du Grand Barbu-France
HelloHobo02.JPGJPG HelloHobo02.JPG manage 106 K 09 Jun 2017 - 02:48 Main.TLaurin Photo by Daniel Boris,Iris Du Grand Barbu-France
Hello_Hobo_fl.jpgjpg Hello_Hobo_fl.jpg manage 50 K 11 Mar 2011 - 17:23 IrisP  
hello02.jpgjpg hello02.jpg manage 52 K 28 Jun 2015 - 20:51 Main.TLaurin Photo by Barry Blyth-Australia
hello03.jpgjpg hello03.jpg manage 78 K 28 Jun 2015 - 20:52 Main.TLaurin Photo by Barry Blyth-Australia
hellohobo2.jpgjpg hellohobo2.jpg manage 172 K 22 Dec 2017 - 16:28 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
hellohobo3.jpgjpg hellohobo3.jpg manage 275 K 27 Nov 2017 - 20:09 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
Topic revision: r21 - 07 Nov 2022, TLaurin
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