■(TB) 'Hot Secret'
, R. 2004). Seedling# J210-1. TB, 33" (84 cm). Very early to midseason bloom. Standards rich apricot; falls rose over apricot; beards tangerine orange; flared and ruffled; slight sweet fragrance. Seedling# F236-1: ('Island Gossip'
x seedling# D61-1, 'Poetess'
sibling) X seedling# G136-1: (seedling# C199-A: ('Sultan's Daughter'
x seedling# A152-1: ('And Royal'
x 'Royal Honey'
sibling)) x seedling# C225-2, 'Gala Greetings'
sibling). Tempo Two 2004/05.
| Awaiting original catalog description.
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.
-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07
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