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■(TB) 'Harriette Halloway'

1956, Smith

'Harriette Halloway' (Kenneth D. Smith, R. 1951). TB, 36" (91 cm), Early to midseason bloom. Color Class-V1, Pallid bluish violet self. 'Keene Valley' X 'Jane Phillips'. Fairmount 1956.

See below:


From M. Oliver Flower Farm catalog, 1958: HARRIETTE HALLOWAY (K. Smith '56) EM 36" The color is a light bluish violet. A broad flower with perfection of form and very ruffled; heavy substance and fragrant. $10.00.


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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