■(TB) 'À Bout De Souffle'

2019, Balland

'À Bout De Souffle' (Martin Balland, R. 2019). Seedling M1411 A3. TB, 37.5" (95 cm). Late midseason bloom; Standards purple center and midrib blending into pink-purple veined purple on side, tan honey edge; falls velvetty black-purple, thin chocolaty edge, radiating purple veining on white beside beard and on haft; beards mandarin. 'Lumière D'Automne' X 'Ida's Delight'.

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Awaiting original catalog description
Sibling to 'Sinifikadir'.


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.

BobPries - 21 Apr 2019

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Main.af.83 - 26 Oct 2019
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