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■(TB) 'Grateful Citizen'

1994, Innerst

'Grateful Citizen' (Sterling Innerst, R. 1992). Seedling# 1013-10. TB, 36" (91 cm), Midseason bloom. Light pink; beards whitish pink tipped bluish; slight fragrance. 'Sterling Blush' X seedling# 331-2: ('Point Clear' x 'Pink Taffeta'). Cooley 1994. Honorable Mention 1997.

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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.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
gratefulcitizen.jpgjpg gratefulcitizen.jpg manage 23 K 27 Jul 2012 - 18:13 Main.TLaurin
gratefulcitizen01.jpgjpg gratefulcitizen01.jpg manage 58 K 15 Nov 2014 - 14:34 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
gratefulcitizen02.JPGJPG gratefulcitizen02.JPG manage 225 K 30 Mar 2020 - 11:49 Main.TLaurin Photo from 1994 Cooley's calendar-scanned by Cathy Egerer
gratefulcitizen2.jpgjpg gratefulcitizen2.jpg manage 745 K 09 Aug 2017 - 21:50 Main.TLaurin Photo by Les Jardin du Chateau Vullierens-Switzerland
gratefulcitizen3.jpgjpg gratefulcitizen3.jpg manage 70 K 09 Nov 2013 - 02:48 Main.TLaurin Photo by Alain Chapelle-France
Topic revision: r16 - 05 Jan 2022, Harloiris
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