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■(BB) 'Satan, Jr.'

1968, Peterson

'Satan, Jr.' ( Les Peterson, R. 1968). Seedling #LP64-03. BB, 22-24" (56-61 cm), Midseason to late bloom. Medium cardinal crimson self, velvety smooth; dull yellow beard. 'Main Event' X 'Utah Velvet'. Peterson, Tell 1969. High Commendation 1968, Honorable Mention 1971.

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From AIS Bulletin #193 April 1969 Introducing SATAN, JR. Main Event X Utah Velvet. M-L. BB, 20-22". Velvety smooth self of medium cardinal-crimson red. EC, HC and Best Sdlg. Salt Lake show 1968. Net $25.00. Les Peterson.


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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