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■(TB) 'Conte De Fées'

2009, Bersillon

'Conte de Fées' (Michèle Bersillon, R. 2009). Seedling 0610D. TB, 39" (100 cm), Early to midseason bloom. Standards and style arms pale conch shell pink (lighter than RHS 65B); Falls lilac (near 85A), streaked and almost grey below orange (28A) beard, border paler (near N155B); slight sweet fragrance. 'H. C. Stetson' X 'About Town'.
Translation= 'Fairy Tale'

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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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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
IMG_1583.jpgjpg IMG_1583.jpg manage 183 K 27 May 2019 - 03:30 AdamCordes After a heavy rainfall. Taken at Region 6 spring meeting, Indiana, 2019.
IMG_1583bh.jpgjpg IMG_1583bh.jpg manage 71 K 27 May 2019 - 08:01 Main.Betsy881 Detail of Cordes photo
contedefees1.JPGJPG contedefees1.JPG manage 466 K 27 May 2019 - 22:14 Main.TLaurin Photo by Kate Brewitt at the 2019 AIS National Convention-California
contedefees2.JPGJPG contedefees2.JPG manage 426 K 27 May 2019 - 22:15 Main.TLaurin Photo by Kate Brewitt at the 2019 AIS National Convention-California
contedefees3.JPGJPG contedefees3.JPG manage 274 K 28 May 2019 - 02:20 Main.TLaurin Photo by Kate Brewitt at the 2019 AIS National Convention-California
Topic revision: r25 - 07 Nov 2023, Harloiris
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