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■(TB) 'Breaking Dawn'

1971, Schreiner

'Breaking Dawn' (Schreiner, R. 1971). Seedling# A 799-1. TB, 36" (91 cm), Early midseason bloom. Standards white with faint rose tint, paling to white as flower expands; Falls even, uniform rose; light yellow to cream beard. 'Amethyst Flame' X seedling# W 940-A. Schreiner 1971. Honorable Mention 1972.

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Awaiting catalog description
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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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-- SylvainRUAUD - 2010-02-28
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Breaking_Dawn.JPGJPG Breaking_Dawn.JPG manage 73 K 31 Jan 2011 - 15:17 IrisP  
IMG_0056.jpgjpg IMG_0056.jpg manage 312 K 22 Dec 2018 - 02:09 Main.davepote Photo by David Potembski, My Garden 2018, Finksburg, MD
breakingdawn01.JPGJPG breakingdawn01.JPG manage 729 K 28 Mar 2016 - 12:25 Main.TLaurin Photo by HIPS Archives
breakingdawn1.JPGJPG breakingdawn1.JPG manage 241 K 27 Sep 2020 - 19:33 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the 1971 Schreiners catalogue by Terry Laurin
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