, R. 1971). Seedling #28-C, TB, 36" (91 cm), Late bloom. Standards pale pink (M&P 9-!-2); falls pinkish cream (9-B-1), shading to color of standards; tangerine-orange beard tipped white. 'Ruffled Valentine'
x Rippling Waters'
. Keppel 1972.
| From AIS Bulletin #205 April 1972 Introducing PRINCESS (Gatty) L 36" Ruffled Valentine X Rippling Waters. Royalty in pastel pink, paling to pinkish cream in the falls. Tangerine orange beard tipped white. All petal parts waved, frilled, and edged with fine lace. Three branches plus terminal, seven buds. Delicate looking, but with plenty of substance to stand up to the late-season heat. HC '71. $25.00. Keith Keppel.
Quick Summary of Cultural Directions
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| 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.
| FURTHER CULTURAL INFORMATION Here
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