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■(TB) 'Avanti'

1971, Williamson

'Avanti' (Bryce Williamson, R. 1970). Seedling 1564-0. TB, 32-34" (81-86 cm), Very early to midseason bloom. Standards golden apricot, pink midribs; Falls golden apricot with gold shoulders; red beard. 'Celestial Glory' X 'Claudia Rene'. Pacific Coast Hybridizers 1971. Honorable Mention 1974.

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From AIS Bulletin #201 April 1971 Introducing AVANTI '71. 1564-0. Celestial Glory X Claudia Rene. Golden apricot blend with pink midribs, gold shoulders, and coral-red beard. Three branches and eleven buds. $25.00. Bryce Phenis.


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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