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■(TB) 'Glowing Ruffles'

1977, Smith

'Glowing Ruffles' (Paul Smith, R. 1976). Seedling# 72-1AA. TB, 39" (99 cm), Midseason to late bloom. Fluted and ruffled aureolin (RHS 12B) self; deep orange beard. 'County Fair' X 'Pink Taffeta'. P Smith 1977.

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From AIS Bulletin #225 Spring 1977 Introducing GLOWING RUFFLES-Sdlg. 73-1AA. TB, 39", ML. Aureolin (RHC 12B) self. Small white blaze around showy deep orange beard. Well branched, excellent substance and form, strong stems, 6 buds, large flowers, nice ruffling. County Fair X Pink Taffeta. $25.00. Paul Smith.


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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