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■(TB) 'High Tea'

1977, Knocke

'High Tea' (Frederick Knocke, R. 1977). Seedling# K098. TB, 36" (91 cm), Midseason bloom. Laced and ruffled white with yellow-picoted edge; yellow beard. Seedling# K-120: ('Glamorous' x 'Denver Mint') X 'Radiant Sun'. Tell 1977. Honorable Mention 1979.

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From AIS Bulletin #226 Summer 1977 Introducing HIGH TEA ((Glamorous x Denver Mint) x Radiant Sun). #K-098, 36". A white with yellow trim around both S. and F. done in the manner of Bride's Halo. Fertile both ways. Net $15.00. Tell's Gardens.


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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