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■(TB) 'Sea Quest'

1990, Shoop

'Sea Quest' (George Shoop, R. 1989). Seedling# 82-30. TB, 34" (86 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards blue with lavender influence; falls white; red beard; lightly ruffled. Seedling# 79-14 sibling X sibling, involved parentage. Roris Gardens 1990. Honorable Mention 1994.

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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.

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-- JoelleFRANJEULLE - 2010-01-29
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SeaQuestBHI.JPGJPG SeaQuestBHI.JPG manage 106 K 22 Nov 2011 - 19:24 BetsyHiggins Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
SeaQuestBHI1.JPGJPG SeaQuestBHI1.JPG manage 69 K 30 Aug 2021 - 18:17 TerryLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
Topic revision: r12 - 29 Oct 2022, DougChyz
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