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■(TB) 'Guys And Dolls'

1978, Varner

'Guys And Dolls' (Steve Varner, R. 1977). Seedling# V3149. TB, 34" (86 cm), Late midseason bloom. Standards buff; falls rose-violet, edged buff. seedling# V187: (seedling involving 'Carillon Belles' x Blocher seedling: ('Whole Cloth' x 'Royal Ruby')) X 'Trail Of Glory' sibling. Varner 1978.

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From AIS Bulletin #229, Spring 1978 Introducing GUYS AND DOLLS: TB sdlg. V3149. ML. 34", 5LYO/RV6-5LYO. (V187 X 1115=sib to Trail of Glory). Wide, modern-form bicolor-buff stds.; rose-violet falls, edged buff-on a strong, well-branched stalk with 8 buds. Favorably received at Memphis. HC '77. Net $25.00. Illini Iris.
 
 

Culture

Quick Summary of Cultural Directions

FURTHER CULTURAL INFORMATION Sort
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.

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