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■(BB) 'Wildcat Cha Cha'

2020, Black

'Wildcat Cha Cha' (Paul Black, R. 2020) Seedling V386B. BB, 24" (61 cm), Midseason to late bloom. Standards dark straw blend, light grey midrib; style arms mid gold, dark rust streaked crests; falls white center blending to butter ground including haft, mid to dark rose-wine plicata stippling and sanding heavier toward wide band; beards marigold; slight spicy fragrance. 'Rustler’s Rhapsody' X seedling T118E: (seedling Q47C, 'Devil’s Delight' pod parent, x 'Wild and Crazy'). Mid-America 2020.

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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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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
wildcatchacha.JPGJPG wildcatchacha.JPG manage 137 K 21 Jan 2020 - 04:13 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mid-America Garden.
wildcatchacha1.jpgjpg wildcatchacha1.jpg manage 97 K 21 Jan 2020 - 04:14 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mid-America Garden.
wildcatchacha2.jpgjpg wildcatchacha2.jpg manage 88 K 21 Jan 2020 - 04:15 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mid-America Garden.
wildcatchacha3.jpegjpeg wildcatchacha3.jpeg manage 181 K 13 Mar 2021 - 13:33 Main.TLaurin Photo by Paul Black-Mid-America Garden
Topic revision: r6 - 08 Mar 2023, RobertRPries
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