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(TB) 'Viet Nam'

1967, Plough

'Viet Nam' (Gordon Plough, R. 1966) Seedling# 60-136-27. TB, 32" (81 cm), Late midseason bloom. Standards cool white with edges heavily suffused methyl violet (Wilson 39/1), wider at tip, color blends into white with dot pattern; falls warm white showing some dots narrowly edged methyl (39/15); beard has methyl base and tip, each hair tipped more heavily mustard-orange as it goes deeper in throat. Sibling to 'Saigon' X 'Saigon'. Eden Road 1967.

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AIS Bulletin references: 200(Jan 1971), inside back cover(photo).


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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