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■(IB) 'Pepper Rim'

1982, Hamblen

'Pepper Rim' (Melba Hamblen, R. 1981). Seedling #M74-2PL. IB, 25" (64 cm). Early to late bloom. Standards almost solid violet (RHS 83A); falls white ground with slightly lighter violet plicata edging and dotting, ruffled; violet-blue beard. 'Song Of Erin' X seedling #M69-26E: (('Marinka' x 'Blue Canary' sibling) x 'Canary Isle. Mission Bell 1982. High Commendation 1981; Honorable Mention 1984.

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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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Topic revision: r11 - 30 Mar 2022, TLaurin
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