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■(TB) 'Empress Kawaue'

2020, Kawakami

'Empress Kawaue' (Teddy Kawakami, R. 2020) TB, 36" (91 cm), Early bloom. Standards brilliant white, purple stripe up midrib and veining from bottom to mid-petal; style arms white, purple midribs; falls royal purple, rims lighter violet, hafts white lined red-purple; beards based translucent white, tips yellow-orange; slight sweet fragrance. 'Edith Wolford' x 'Indian Chief'.

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References

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Culture

Quick Summary of Cultural Directions

FURTHER CULTURAL INFORMATION Sort
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
empress9.JPGJPG empress9.JPG manage 130 K 26 May 2022 - 20:25 Main.TLaurin Photo by Teddy Kawakami-Stockton-California
empress90.JPGJPG empress90.JPG manage 173 K 26 May 2022 - 20:25 Main.TLaurin Photo by Teddy Kawakami-Stockton-California
empress91.JPGJPG empress91.JPG manage 160 K 26 May 2022 - 20:26 Main.TLaurin Photo by Teddy Kawakami-Stockton-California
empress92.JPGJPG empress92.JPG manage 131 K 26 May 2022 - 20:26 Main.TLaurin Photo by Teddy Kawakami-Stockton-California
empress93.JPGJPG empress93.JPG manage 179 K 26 May 2022 - 20:30 Main.TLaurin Photo by Teddy Kawakami-Stockton-California
empress94.JPGJPG empress94.JPG manage 146 K 26 May 2022 - 20:30 Main.TLaurin Photo by Teddy Kawakami-Stockton-California
Topic revision: r4 - 23 Jan 2023, BrewItt
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