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■(TB) 'Kiss Of Africa'

2022, Piątek

'Kiss Of Africa' (Robert Piątek, R. 2021). Seedling 14-674-E-RP. TB, 31" (80 cm), Late bloom. Standards dark pink with hint of orange over 3/4 of petal to throat, wide light yellow border and veining only on 2 cm wide creamy background; style arms apricot-orange; falls toffee and orange mixture; beards bright orange. Seedling 12-230-F-RP: (seedling 10-118-A-RP: ('Naples' x unknown) x 'Boulevard Jazz') X 'Ginger Ice'. Irysek 2022.

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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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