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■(TB) 'Heavenly Presence'

1989, Spence

'Heavenly Presence' (David Spence, R. 1989). Seedling# S83-209-1. TB, 34" (86 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards light pink, 1/4" heavily laced edge; falls pink shoulders veined rose, shading to lavender on balance, 1/8" to 1/4" old rose-tinted lacing on edge; orange beard, pink at base of lightly frilled lavender horns; ruffled. 'Lavender Petticoat' X seedling# S81-16-1: ('Moon Mistress' x 'Lightning Ridge'). 21st Century Gardens 1989.

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Awaiting original catalog description.


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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