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■(TB) 'Cabernet Shiraz'

2018, Barth

'Cabernet Shiraz' (Gail Barth, R. 2018). Seedling G16T16-8. TB, 38" (97 cm). Early bloom. Standards dark violet (RHS 79C), deeper (83A) at edge; style arms white at base, darker violet mid vein and tips; falls dark violet, ends dark maroon, lighter violet (83C) center, distinct light violet streaking on haft ¹⁄₃ length of petal; beards based light yellow-brown, tips mid violet (82B), end twisted; slight sweet fragrance. 'For Gretchen' X 'Thunder Mountain'.

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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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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Cabernet Shiraz blooms rev.JPGJPG Cabernet Shiraz blooms rev.JPG manage 737 K 17 Oct 2021 - 19:41 GailBarth  
P1000757.JPGJPG P1000757.JPG manage 48 K 17 Oct 2021 - 19:47 GailBarth  
P1000766.JPGJPG P1000766.JPG manage 8 MB 17 Oct 2021 - 18:59 GailBarth Cabernet-Shiraz
P1000791.JPGJPG P1000791.JPG manage 226 K 17 Oct 2021 - 19:53 GailBarth Cabernet-Shiraz
Topic revision: r3 - 19 Oct 2021, Harloiris
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