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■(TB) 'Katie Girl'

1988, Rogers

'Katie Girl' (Francis Rogers, R. 1986) Seedling# F215-A. TB, 32" (81 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards light orchid blend; falls dark orchid, lighter edge, white stippling at hafts; red orange beard; ruffled and heavily laced; slight sweet fragrance. 'Bonbon' X 'Rancho Rose'. Meadowbrook Gardens 1988. Exhibition Certificate 1986.

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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.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
KatieGirl02.JPGJPG KatieGirl02.JPG manage 72 K 28 Mar 2014 - 14:02 Main.TLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
KatieGirl03.JPGJPG KatieGirl03.JPG manage 68 K 28 Mar 2014 - 14:03 Main.TLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
Katie_Girl_09_4x6_ais.jpgjpg Katie_Girl_09_4x6_ais.jpg manage 66 K 10 Jul 2013 - 04:42 JoyceDianeWilcox  
katie_girl_66.jpgjpg katie_girl_66.jpg manage 74 K 10 Dec 2010 - 22:14 Main.Elladan photo by Elladan
katie_girl_68.jpgjpg katie_girl_68.jpg manage 73 K 10 Dec 2010 - 22:14 Main.Elladan photo by Elladan
katiegirl01.jpgjpg katiegirl01.jpg manage 690 K 02 Jan 2016 - 15:48 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
katiegirl3.jpgjpg katiegirl3.jpg manage 51 K 04 Apr 2013 - 21:36 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
Topic revision: r14 - 09 Apr 2023, Harloiris
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