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■(TB) 'Carved Marble'

1977, Rudolph

'Carved Marble' (Nate Rudolph, R. 1976). Seedling# 74-49. TB, 30" (76 cm), Late bloom. Standards smoky yellow with green-yellow edge; falls lemon yellow with lilac-white blaze; yellow beard tipped lilac; ruffled; fragrant. 'Louise Watts' X 'Lemon Brocade'. Rudolph 1977. Honorable Mention 1978.



From AIS Bulletin #224 Winter 1977 Introducing CARVED MARBLE 1977 $25.00. No. 74-49: Louise Watts X Lemon Brocade. Late TB 30". The 7x5-1/2 inch, beautifully formed blooms have a distinctive overall shade of yellow, with a pale lilac flush, giving them a slight smoky effect. The wide, round standards are domed with a greenyellow edge and very ruffled. The 3-1/2 inch wide falls are round with a lilac-white blaze at center, very ruffled, and with a lilac tipped beard. Heavy substance and very fragrant. Three branches with six or more buds. Plant habits are excellent and fertile both ways. 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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