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■(TB) 'Exotic Wings'

1968, Plough

'Exotic Wings' (Gordon Plough, R. 1967). Seedling 62-38-26. TB, 35" (89 cm), Early midseason bloom. Color Class-Y4RV, Standards butterscotch, ruffled: falls nearest to mallow purple (Wilson 630/2), blending to soft rosy brown; orange beard tipped light brown. 'Melodrama' X 'Sashay'. Eden Road 1968. Honorable Mention 1970.

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Awaiting original catalog description.
AIS Bulletin references: 198(Jul 1970), 49D


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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