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■(TB) 'Ballet'

1982, Corlew

'Ballet' (Glenn Corlew, R. 1980). Seedling# 721-4C. TB, height 29" (74 cm), Midseason bloom. Medium pink; tangerine pink beard. 'Cherub Choir' X 'Pink Taffeta'. Corlew 1982. Exhibition Certificate 1981.

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From AIS Bulletin #244 January 1982 Introducing BALLET (Corlew '82) $25.00. Medium sized true pink with a complimentary pink beard. Fine branching. Best Tall Bearded seedling at the 1981 Mt. Diablo Show. EC 1981. Cherry Lane Gardens.


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.RPries - 2010-07-18
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Topic revision: r13 - 16 Feb 2023, Harloiris
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