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■(PCN) 'Red Delicious'

2012, Cole

'Red Delicious' (Deborah Cole, R. 2012) Seedling# 99-PC2-1. CA, 10-12" (25-30 cm). Early to midseason bloom. Standards pink-ecru, veined dark red; style arms pale straw-yellow, style crests pink-ecru; falls dark red, veined darker, flared, arched; signal yellow, small, finely dark red veins; ruffled pink-white 1/4" rim on all petals. 'Dracularity' X 'Big Smile'. Honorable Mention 2018; Award of Merit 2021; Sydney B. Mitchell Medal 2023.

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red-delicious1-14.jpgRed Delicious (side).jpgRed Delicious L9I.jpgreddelicious01.JPGreddelicious1.JPGreddelicious2.JPGreddelicious5.JPG


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Quick Summary of Cultural Directions

Hardiness Zones 4-8 for most varieties, Some PCN cultivars may tolerate colder, others may tolerate warmer zones (please comment in comment box with your location if this cultivar grows well in zone 3, 4, 9, or 10. Naturally they occur within 50 miles or less of the Pacific Coast)
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 tolerant of poor soils.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

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-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Red_Delicious_(side).jpgjpg Red_Delicious_(side).jpg manage 64 K 24 Oct 2015 - 00:59 LeonineIris Photo by Leonine Iris
Red_Delicious_L9I.jpgjpg Red_Delicious_L9I.jpg manage 74 K 24 Oct 2015 - 01:02 LeonineIris Photo by Leonine Iris
red-delicious1-14.jpgjpg red-delicious1-14.jpg manage 102 K 03 Nov 2014 - 19:22 Main.mikeu Photo by Mike Unser
reddelicious01.JPGJPG reddelicious01.JPG manage 563 K 22 Nov 2019 - 12:55 UnknownUser Photo by Jane Jordan
reddelicious1.JPGJPG reddelicious1.JPG manage 420 K 01 Jun 2020 - 21:38 UnknownUser Photo by Deborah Cole
reddelicious2.JPGJPG reddelicious2.JPG manage 275 K 23 Nov 2020 - 12:44 UnknownUser Photo by Deborah Cole
reddelicious5.JPGJPG reddelicious5.JPG manage 296 K 11 Apr 2024 - 18:49 UnknownUser Photo by Jeff Bennett-Dry Creek Garden
Topic revision: r17 - 11 Apr 2024, TLaurin
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