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■(TB) 'Angel Chiffon'

1978, Rudolph

'Angel Chiffon' (Nate Rudolph, R. 1975). Seedling 73-10. TB, 31" (79 cm), Early bloom. Standards light blue-pink; falls pale blue-pink with green-white blaze; light pink beard; ruffled. 'Pink Angel' X 'Yvonne Burt. Rudolph 1978. Honorable Mention 1980.

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From AIS Bulletin #228 Winter 1978 Introducing ANGEL CHIFFON-Sdlg. 73-10: Pink Angel X Yvonne Burt. TB, 31", E. Light blue-pink standards. 3-1/2 inch, wide, semi-flaring falls, pale pink with a greenwhite blaze; pale pink beard. Very ruffled and fluted. Three branches and terminal with eight or more buds. Sib to Crystal Dawn and Cut Crystal. Plant habits are excellent and fertile both ways. $25.0. Rudolph.


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.

BobPries - 21 Apr 2019

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AngelChiffonBJ.JPGJPG AngelChiffonBJ.JPG manage 70 K 26 Jan 2012 - 14:55 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Blue J Iris
AngelChiffonBJbh.JPGJPG AngelChiffonBJbh.JPG manage 40 K 21 Jan 2017 - 16:10 Main.Betsy881 Detail of photo by Betsy Higgins
angelchiffon9.JPGJPG angelchiffon9.JPG manage 202 K 03 Apr 2023 - 14:48 UnknownUser Photo taken at 1978 AIS San Jose Convention by Verna Laurin at the Williamson Garden
Topic revision: r12 - 03 Apr 2023, Harloiris
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