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■(BB) 'Garden Butterflies'

2018, Spoon

'Garden Butterflies' (Donald Spoon, R. 2017). Seedling 2008-83 DT/MHXWA/BB. BB, 24” (61 cm), 4-6 buds. Late midseason bloom. Standards white (RHS NN155B), light yellow (162D) base and edge, open, domed; style arms white, light yellow edge, midline, and crest edges; falls distal center light purple-violet (N82B/C) as distillata pattern, ¼˝ creamy white umbrata border with no anthocyanin, white sunburst with greyed red (182A) veins and spike below beards, moderately wide, flared, ruffled, fluted, crenulated lace; beards solid orange (26A); slight spicy fragrance. 'Magic Happens' X 'Wild Angel'. Winterberry 2018.

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Culture

Quick Summary of Cultural Directions

FURTHER CULTURAL INFORMATION Sort
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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gardenbutterflies01BH 03.jpgjpg gardenbutterflies01BH 03.jpg manage 115 K 16 Jun 2019 - 19:53 Main.Betsy881 Detail of Spoon photo
gardenbutterflies02BH.jpgjpg gardenbutterflies02BH.jpg manage 342 K 16 Jun 2019 - 19:46 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Winterberry Gardens
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