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■(TB) 'Chiffon Bonnet'

1978, Rudolph

'Chiffon Bonnet' (Nate Rudolph, R. 1976). Seedling# 75-10. TB, 30" (76 cm), Early bloom. Standards light lemon; falls off white with pale lemon edge; lemon beard tipped lighter; ruffled. 'Pink Angel' X seedling# 73-11: ( 'Lemon Mist' x (seedling# 64-39 x seedling# 64-25)). Rudolph 1978. Honorable Mention 1981.

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From AIS Bulletin #228 Winter 1978 Introducing CHIFFON BONNET-Sdlg. 75-10: Pink Angel X 73-11. TB, 30", M. Reverse bi-color. Domed, light lemon standards. Wide, flaring, off-white falls with a pale lemon edge and light-tipped lemon beard. Very laced and fringed. A most delicate shade of lemon. Two branches with terminal and. six buds. Very vigorous. Plant habits are excellent and fertile both ways. $25.00. 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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