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Hybridizer: Jim Hedgecock
Year Of Registration: 2006
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2007
Seedling Number: H-13-J
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 31 inches (79 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Fluted
Bloom Color Classification: Copper/Brown
Violet
White
Flower Patterns: Broken
Bloom Color Description: Pale brown standards, irregular purple splashes; medium brown falls, irregular splashes of white and purple
Beard Color: Burnt gold
Fragrance: Sweet

General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Painted Plic X Lady Fire

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Recognizing the Hybridizers work. by Paul2032 Mar 13, 2018 5:36 PM 718
Honoring the ones we have! by Lestv Feb 1, 2016 4:06 PM 2,056
Chimeras! Oddities of Nature by Zencat Jun 7, 2015 8:50 AM 181

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