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■(TB) 'Mallow Marvel'

1954, Schreiner

'Mallow Marvel' (Robert Schreiner, R. 1953) TB, 36" (91 cm), Midseason bloom. Flamingo-pink self. Unknown x ('Overture' x seedling TQ 41A). Schreiner 1954.

See below:
Mallow Marvel.jpegMallow Marvel fl.jpgmallowmarvel1.JPG


Introductory description, Schreiner's catalog for 1954:

Mallow Marvel.jpeg



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.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Mallow Marvel.jpegjpeg Mallow Marvel.jpeg manage 146 K 13 Sep 2023 - 16:50 Main.davepote Scanned by David Potembski from Schreiner's catalog for 1954, p.11.
Mallow_Marvel_fl.jpgjpg Mallow_Marvel_fl.jpg manage 59 K 18 Feb 2011 - 04:40 IrisP  
mallowmarvel1.JPGJPG mallowmarvel1.JPG manage 207 K 20 Jul 2020 - 12:40 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the 1955 Schreiners catalogue by Terry Laurin
Topic revision: r12 - 13 Sep 2023, Harloiris
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