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â– (TB) 'Peach Taffeta'

1973, Rudolph

'Peach Taffeta' (Nate Rudolph, R. 1972). Seedling #71-36. TB, 34" (86 cm). Midseason bloom. Peach self (close to RHS 20C), ruffled and waved falls; deep peach beard. Seedling# 66-76: (('Pink Ice'x seedling #59-55) x 'Yellow Chiffon') X seedling #67-49. Rudolph 1973. Honorable Mention 1975.

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From AIS Bulletin #209 April 1973 Introducing PEACH TAFFETA 1973 $25.00 No. 71-36 (66-76 ((61-42 X Pink Ice X 58-53 X Yellow Chiffon» X 67-49 ((64-39 (62-63 X Chinese Coral) X 64-25)). A delightful peach self (close to RHS 20C). Standards domed and ruffled, framing the wide peach styles. Wide rounded flaring falls nicely ruffled with deeper peach beard. Good substance. Four branches with six or more buds. Related to Pink Sleigh and Pink Angel. Fertile both ways. Good plant habits. HC '72. Midseason. 34". Lakelawn Gardens.


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.

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-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07
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PeachTaffeta02.jpgjpg PeachTaffeta02.jpg manage 115 K 07 Apr 2014 - 20:46 Main.TLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
PeachTaffeta03.jpgjpg PeachTaffeta03.jpg manage 67 K 07 Apr 2014 - 20:46 Main.TLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
PeachTaffeta04.jpgjpg PeachTaffeta04.jpg manage 115 K 07 Apr 2014 - 20:47 Main.TLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
PeachTaffeta05.jpgjpg PeachTaffeta05.jpg manage 91 K 07 Apr 2014 - 20:48 Main.TLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
PeachTaffetaBJI.jpgjpg PeachTaffetaBJI.jpg manage 69 K 26 Mar 2012 - 17:58 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Blue J Iris
PeachTaffetaEI.jpgjpg PeachTaffetaEI.jpg manage 33 K 17 Dec 2012 - 18:42 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Exline Iris Garden
peach01.jpgjpg peach01.jpg manage 66 K 26 Jun 2015 - 00:28 Main.TLaurin Photo by Exline Iris Garden
Topic revision: r13 - 27 Aug 2023, Harloiris
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