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■(SIB) 'Hint Of Romance'

2022, Schafer/Sacks

'Hint Of Romance' (Marty Schafer & Jan Sacks, R. 2022) Seedling. S14-3-1, SIB, 28" (71 cm), Late midseason bloom. Standards pale violet (RHS 84D), veined darker violet (RHS 84A); style arms pearly, pale blue (RHS 108D) side-ribs, darker blue midribs; falls pale blue-violet (RHS 91B-C) in center, ¼˝ red-violet (RHS 77A-B) rim, white signal, blue-violet veins, small yellow flash in center. 'Circling the Moon' sibling.

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Quick Summary of Cultural Directions

Hardiness Zones 3-8 for most varieties, Some Siberian cultivars tolerate colder, others tolerate warmer zones (please comment in comment box with your location if this cultivar grows well in zone 3, 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, Prefers moist conditions especially in Spring bloom season.
PH Average garden solis 6.1 to 7.5,
Fertilizer Prefers rich conditions on organic soils.

-- BobPries - 2011-03-07

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-- BobPries - 2011-03-07
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HintofRomance1.jpgjpg HintofRomance1.jpg manage 180 K 21 Feb 2022 - 03:32 TerryLaurin Photo by Joe Pye Weed's Garden
HintofRomance10.jpgjpg HintofRomance10.jpg manage 217 K 21 Feb 2022 - 03:32 TerryLaurin Photo by Joe Pye Weed's Garden
HintofRomance11.jpgjpg HintofRomance11.jpg manage 258 K 21 Feb 2022 - 03:32 TerryLaurin Photo by Joe Pye Weed's Garden
HintofRomance13.JPGJPG HintofRomance13.JPG manage 361 K 23 Feb 2024 - 16:14 TerryLaurin Photo by Janet Sacks-Joe Pye Weed's Garden
Topic revision: r7 - 23 Feb 2024, TerryLaurin
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