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■(TB) 'Will Scarlet'

2005, Spoon

'Will Scarlet' (Donald Spoon, R/ 2004). Seedling# 92-215A. TB, 37" (94 cm), Midseason to late bloom. Raspberry red self, standards lighter at midrib, falls lighter midline below beard; beards orange red; flared, ruffled. 'Makin' Music' X 'Lady Friend'. Winterberry 2005.

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From AIS Bulletin #337 April 2005 Introducing WILL SCARLET (D. Spoon) TB, 37" (94 cm), ML. Sdlg. #92-215A. Flared and ruffled deep raspberry-red self with standards lighter at midrib and falls with lighter midline below the orange red beards. Well-branched stalks with 7-9 buds. Fertile both ways. (Makin' Music X Lady Friend). $40. Winterberry 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.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

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