■(TB) 'Grape Harvest'
, R. 2004). Seedling# 97-24A. TB, 36" (91 cm). Early to midseason bloom. Deep purple-black self (much darker than (RHS 79A), Standards lighter (79A) edge, falls grading to (79A) edges, lavender blue sunburst between dark venation around beards; beards lavender blue tipped lighter; ruffled, flared; pronounced grape fragrance. 'Hello Darkness'
X 'Grape Adventure'
. Winterberry 2005. Honorable Mention 2008
| From AIS Bulletin #337 April 2005 Introducing GRAPE HARVEST (D. Spoon) TB, 36 (91 cm), ML. Sdlg. #97-24A. Ruffled and flared purple black self (darker than RHS 79A). Standards with lighter (79A) edge. Falls grading to (79A) edges, two lighter center lines, and lavender blue sunburst between dark venation around lavender blue beards tipped lighter. Distinctive, pleasant grape fragrance. Fertile both ways and rebloom carrier. (Hello Darkness X Grape Adventrue RE). $35. Winterberry Gardens.
Quick Summary of Cultural Directions
| FURTHER CULTURAL INFORMATION
| 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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