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■(TB) 'Flame And Sand'

1968, Carlson

'Flame And Sand' (Gerhard Carlson, R. 1967). Seedling# H 62-17A. TB, 38" (97 cm), Late midseason bloom. Color Class-O5F, Standaards beige-buff with faint rosy glow; falls same but slightly browner, lighter area around red beard; ruffled lightly; some inconspicuous veining in haft. ('Constant Comment' x 'Briar Rose') x ('Cloudcap' x 'Annette') X ('Palomino' x 'Happy Birthday'). Eden Road 1968. Honorable Mention 1969.

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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.

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flameandsand01.jpgjpg flameandsand01.jpg manage 84 K 05 Jun 2014 - 20:26 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the Rosalie Figge slide collection
flameandsand02.jpgjpg flameandsand02.jpg manage 83 K 05 Jun 2014 - 20:28 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the Rosalie Figge slide collection
flameandsand1.jpgjpg flameandsand1.jpg manage 118 K 28 Mar 2016 - 19:15 Main.TLaurin Photo by HIPS Archives
Topic revision: r13 - 10 Nov 2023, Harloiris
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