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■(JI) 'Winged Sprite'

1969, Payne

'Winged Sprite' (W. Arlie Payne, R. 1965) Seedling 1174. JI, 42" (107 cm). Early midseason bloom. 6-petal. Light violet; broad white veins. Seedling 758 (seedling 160 x seedling 36F4) X seedling 562 (seedling 246 x seedling 236). Payne 1969.

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Quick Summary of Cultural Directions

Hardiness Zones 4-8 for most varieties, Some Japanese 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 but moist good garden soil, More tolerant of dry conditions in established plants, Needs swampy conditions especially in Spring bloom season.
PH Prefers Acid solis 6.1 to 7.0, intolerant of limy soils
Fertilizer Prefers rich conditions on organic soils.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

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WingedSprite2.JPGJPG WingedSprite2.JPG manage 29 K 27 Sep 2013 - 12:40 UnknownUser Photo by Will Plotner-Wildwood Gardens
wingedsprite.jpgjpg wingedsprite.jpg manage 15 K 15 Jun 2010 - 04:24 Main.wilsonjh Photo by Carol Warner-Draycott Gardens
wingedsprite1.JPGJPG wingedsprite1.JPG manage 205 K 27 May 2020 - 19:53 UnknownUser Photo scanned from the 1991 Ensata Gardens catalogue by Terry Laurin
Topic revision: r10 - 16 Apr 2021, Harloiris
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