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■(TB) 'Winter Queen'

1995, Holk

'Winter Queen' (Herbert Holk, R. 1995) Seedling #2812. TB, height 35" (89 cm). Midseason bloom and rebloom (November in California). Standards lavender violet (RHS 86C to 88C); falls lavender violet, lighter area near beard and haft, streaked lavender violet; beards shrimp; sweet fragrance. Seedling# 76-5A: ('Casino Queen' x 'Dover Beach') X seedling# 2810: ('Hazy Day' x 'Eva J'). Cal-Dixie 1995.

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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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