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■(TB) 'African Mahogany'

1974, Minks

'African Mahogany' ( Eldron Minks, R. 1970). Seedling CU. TB, 30" (76 cm). Late bloom. Standards intense satin-like mahogany red; Falls rich, velvety mahogany red. 'Gypsy Jewels' X 'June Meredith'. Wild 1974.

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Awaiting original catalog description


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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