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(JI) 'Shuchukwa'

About 1911, Chivers

'Shuchukwa' ( T. H. Chivers, about 1911) JI. Single. Color Class-3. Synonym: Shichiukwa'.

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From Farr's catalog, 1911: Ruby crimson with a white halo radiating white lines; center petals white tipped purple; three petals.


Quick Summary of Cultural Directions

Hardiness Zones 4-8 for most varieties, Some Japanese 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 but moist good garden soil, More tolerant of dry conditions in established plants, Needs swampy conditions especially in Spring bloom season.
PH Prefers Acid solis 6.1 to 7.0, intolerant of limy soils
Fertilizer Prefers rich conditions on organic soils.

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