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■(AB) 'Quality Street'

1977, Crandall

'Quality Street' RB- (Fred Crandall, R. 1976). AB, 40-48" (102-122 cm), Midseason bloom. Medium blue self; yellow beard. 'Lovilla' X seedling 48-52: ( I. hoogiana x 'Shining Waters'). Crandall, 1977. Honorable Mention 1979.

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From AIS Bulletin #225 Spring 1977 Introducing QUALITY STREET. Regeliabred, 40"-48". Lovilia X (I. hoogiana x Shining Waters). The perfectly formed medium size flower from Lovilia. The purest medium blue from Hoogiana. Three branches and terminal. The seed set from Permafrost pollen could produce super blues. $15.00. Fred Crandall.


Quick Summary of Cultural Directions for 1/4 arilbreds

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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