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■(TB) 'Mangiafuoco'

2003, Bianco

'Mangiafuoco' (Augusto Bianco, R. 2003). Seedling# 748. TB, height 33" (85 cm). Late bloom. Standards orange; style arms dark orange; falls orange, haft darker; beards vermilion red; slight sweet fragrance. ('Candlegleam' x 'Jolt') X 'O.K. Corral'. Iride 2003.

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Picture by Snowpeak in Oetlishausen, Switzerland - photo by Sharlene in Oetlishausen, Switzerland - photo by Sharlene SutterMangiafuoco flPhoto taken on 15th May 2016 in Piedmont, Italy


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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.

-- BobPries - 2011-03-07

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Mangiafuoco_DSD_4500.JPGJPG Mangiafuoco_DSD_4500.JPG manage 178 K 02 Feb 2021 - 17:30 SharleneSutter in Oetlishausen, Switzerland - photo by Sharlene Sutter
Mangiafuoco_DSD_4572.JPGJPG Mangiafuoco_DSD_4572.JPG manage 279 K 02 Feb 2021 - 17:31 SharleneSutter in Oetlishausen, Switzerland - photo by Sharlene Sutter
Mangiafuoco_fl.jpgjpg Mangiafuoco_fl.jpg manage 31 K 03 Apr 2011 - 06:14 IrisP  
TB_Mangiafuoco.JPGJPG TB_Mangiafuoco.JPG manage 166 K 09 Jan 2021 - 16:00 ElenaPerelli Photo taken on 15th May 2016 in Piedmont, Italy
mangiafuco09SPI.jpgjpg mangiafuco09SPI.jpg manage 46 K 27 Mar 2010 - 14:37 Main.mshadow Picture by Snowpeak Iris
Topic revision: r13 - 02 Feb 2021, SharleneSutter
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