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■(TB) 'Southern Charm'

1969, Tucker

'Southern Charm' (James Tucker, R. 1968). Seedling# 39. TB, 35" (89 cm), Midseason to late bloom. Color Class-R5L, Standards rose, lightly stitched blue around edge; falls rose overlaid yellow, lightly stitched blue around edge. 'Golden Masterpiece' X 'Bright Forecast'. Southern Meadows 1969. High Commendation 1968; Honorable Mention 1972.

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From Southern Meadows catalog,1969: SOUTHERN CHARM (J.Tucker '69) ML 36" (Golden Masterpiece) X (Bright Forecast). A reverse bicolor. Closed plum colored stds. Flaring plum brown falls that immediately get a deep golden-tan overlay. Beard is orange. Excellent substance. Well branched. This one is distinctly different. Fertile both ways. #39 HC '68. $25.00


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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