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■(BB) 'Thimbleberry'

1995, Borglum

'Thimbleberry' (Dana Borglum, R. 1995). Seedling #F76-1. BB, 24" (61 cm), Midseason to late bloom. Rose purple with purplish variegation; beards rose purple. 'Pink Bubbles' X pink seedling, unknown parentage.

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Awaiting original catalog description


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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thimbleberry.JPGJPG thimbleberry.JPG manage 433 K 17 Jul 2018 - 00:59 Main.TLaurin Photo by Laura Phillips
thimbleberry1.JPGJPG thimbleberry1.JPG manage 336 K 17 Jul 2018 - 01:00 Main.TLaurin Photo by Laura Phillips
thimbleberryaubrey.JPGJPG thimbleberryaubrey.JPG manage 173 K 03 Dec 2021 - 15:27 Main.TLaurin Photo by Aubrey Roller
thimbleberryaubrey1.JPGJPG thimbleberryaubrey1.JPG manage 131 K 03 Dec 2021 - 15:27 Main.TLaurin Photo by Aubrey Roller
thimbleberryaubrey10.JPGJPG thimbleberryaubrey10.JPG manage 128 K 03 Dec 2021 - 15:28 Main.TLaurin Photo by Aubrey Roller
Topic revision: r12 - 03 Dec 2021, Harloiris
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