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■(TB) 'Strictly Taboo'

2003, Nichols

'Strictly Taboo' (Bonnie Nichols, R. 2000). Seedling# B-1. TB, 38" (97 cm). Early to late bloom. Standards white, midrib and base pale blue violet; falls amethyst violet, center washed white from beard area; beards tangerine, 1" slender white horn; ruffled, laced. 'Scene Stealer' X 'Conjuration'. Hillcrest 2003.

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Photo scanned from the Nyla Hughes slide collectionPhoto by Elladan McLeestertaken at the AIS Portland National in 2006Detail of Jan Lauritzen photo at the AIS Portland National in 2006


Awaiting original catalog description.


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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-- BobPries - 2011-03-07
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
StrictlyTaboo02.jpgjpg StrictlyTaboo02.jpg manage 47 K 03 Apr 2015 - 03:28 TerryLaurin Photo by Elladan McLeester
StrictlyTaboo_by_JanLauritzen.jpgjpg StrictlyTaboo_by_JanLauritzen.jpg manage 76 K 17 Feb 2012 - 00:27 Main.janlauritzen taken at the AIS Portland National in 2006
StrictlyTaboo_by_JanLauritzen01.jpgjpg StrictlyTaboo_by_JanLauritzen01.jpg manage 46 K 18 Feb 2017 - 16:52 Main.Harloiris Detail of Jan Lauritzen photo at the AIS Portland National in 2006
strictlytaboo01.JPGJPG strictlytaboo01.JPG manage 505 K 07 Mar 2018 - 04:18 TerryLaurin Photo scanned from the Nyla Hughes slide collection
Topic revision: r10 - 25 Jun 2024, AlainFranco
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