■(TB) 'New Leaf'
, R. 1996). Seedling# 91-65X2. TB, height 32" (81 cm). Midseason bloom. Standards pink, rosy violet midrib brushing; style arms pink; falls plush maroon, red purple edge, white area around beard; beards tangerine, white at end. ((Seedling# 82-113AA, 'Chuckles'
sibling, x seedling# 81-50V: (('Handiwork'
x ('Gay Parasol'
)) x 'Goddess'
)) x ('Desert Fox'
)) X 'Filibuster'
. Sibling to 'Skipalong'
. Bay View 1997.
* * References
| From Bay View Gardens catalog,1997: NEW LEAF. 32 inches. Midseason. $35.00. A bright new luminata for a new year. The standards are pink brushed with rosy violet at the center. Fluffy pink styles and falls of plush red-purple with a hairline pink edge. White area around tangerine beard. Lacy and very ruffled. Six to seven buds with wide branching A strong reblooming tendency here. No. 91-65X2: ((Chuckles sib x ((Handiwork x (Gay Parasol x Mystique)) x Goddess)) x (Desert Fox x Shenanigan)) X Filibuster.
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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- Good grower, long bloom period. Has rebloomed in my Southern California garden for the last four years. -- ReneeFraser - 30 May 2012