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■(IB) 'Fancy Caper'

1964, Warburton

'Fancy Caper' (Bee Warburton, R. 1963). Seedling #66EG-1. IB, 22" (56 cm), Early bloom. Standards pale to light purple; falls same all-over markings on white ground. 'Castle Rock' X seedling #23E: ('Love Affair' x 'Cretica'). Warburton 1964. Honorable Mention 1966.

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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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-- DougChyz - 2010-03-10
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Topic revision: r17 - 27 Apr 2023, TLaurin
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