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■(TB) 'Spider Crab'

2020, Montanari

'Spider Crab' (Lorena Montanari, R. 2015). Seedling# 12/11-B. TB, 36" (91 cm), Early midseason bloom. Standards bright white, antique gold rim; style arms white, crests edged yellow; falls cream-white overlaid with brown veins on shoulders and throat changing to big purple veins in center, darker at lower and middle edges, ending in a yellow-brown band, fine purple rim; beards yellow-orange; purple based foliage. 'Puccini' X 'Spring Madness'. Claragarden 2020.

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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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-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
spidercrab.JPGJPG spidercrab.JPG manage 318 K 15 Jan 2020 - 03:25 Main.TLaurin Photo by Lorena Montanari-Italy
spidercrab00.JPGJPG spidercrab00.JPG manage 192 K 22 Feb 2024 - 19:23 Main.TLaurin Photo by Lorena Montanari-Rimini-Italy
Topic revision: r8 - 22 Feb 2024, TLaurin
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