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■(BB) 'Tender Moments'

1971, Williamson

‘Tender Moments' (Bryce Williamson, R. BB, 1971). Seedling #1968. 26" (66 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards pink; falls soft rose with lavender flush beneath soft red beard. ‘Java Dove' X ‘Lilac Champagne'. Pacific Coast Hybridizers 1973. Honorable Mention 1975.

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From AIS Bulletin #209 April 1973 Introducing TENDER MOMENTS (Williamson '73). Pink standards and rose falls with lavender blaze beneath the red beard. A perky Border Bearded. Lilac Champagne X Java Dove. $15.00. Pacific Coast Hybridizers.
 
 


Culture

Quick Summary of Cultural Directions

FURTHER CULTURAL INFORMATION Sort
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.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

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