■(TB) 'Candy Apple Classic'
'Candy Apple Classic'
, R. 1998). Seedling# X257A. TB, 36" (91 cm), Early to midseason bloom and rebloom. Standards and style arms beetroot red to maroon (darker than RHS 72A); falls bright metallic candy red violet (80A), dark brown shoulders, slight brown band; beards dark bronze. Seedling# U159A: (seedling# S168B: (red purple seedling x 'Houdini'
sibling) x seedling# S179B: ('En Garde'
)) X seedling# U162A: ('Cherry Glen'
x seedling# S195red: ('Mariachi Music' 'Twice Told'
)). Maryott 1999. Honorable Mention 2001
; Award of Merit 2004
| Awaiting original catalog description.
Quick Summary of Cultural Directions
| FURTHER CULTURAL INFORMATION
| 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.
- 21 Apr 2019
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