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■(TB) 'Queen Of Florence'

1976, Mallory

'Queen Of Florence' (Robert Mallory, R. 1975). Seedling# MLA67-8. TB, 38-40" (97-102 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards light yellow; falls light yellow with faint violet wash, darker band; yellow beard. ('Melodrama' x 'Lynn Hall') X 'Arctic Flame'. Cordon Bleu 1976. Premio Firenze Winner 1975. President's Cup 1976; Favorite Guest 1976; Honorable Mention 1979.

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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.

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