■(TB) 'Amethyst Dancer'

1997, Ernst

'Amethyst Dancer' (Richard Ernst, R. 1996). Seedling M101-2. TB, 34" (86 cm). Midseason bloom. Standards cream pink, violet midrib infusion, blended honey rim on inside; style arms cream pink; falls deep amethyst berry, pink rim, striped hafts extending 1/3 way down; beards tangerine red; lightly ruffled; slight sweet fragrance. 'Liaison' X seedling F169-23: ('Afternoon Delight'' x 'Tracy Tyrene' sibling). Cooley 1997.

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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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