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■(TB) 'Rocket Woman'

2021, Aitken

'Rocket Woman' (J. T. Aitken, R. 2020) Seedling 16M8. TB, 40" (102 cm), Late season bloom. Intense red-black self; beards fiery orange; slight fragrance. 'Sharp Dressed Man' X 'Thundery'. Salmon Creek 2021.

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Awaiting original catalog description


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.

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-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07
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Rocket Woman.jpgjpg Rocket Woman.jpg manage 1 MB 12 Nov 2023 - 01:08 AdamCordes Taken in my garden, 2023, Zone 4
rocketwoman9.JPGJPG rocketwoman9.JPG manage 164 K 11 Dec 2020 - 21:03 Main.TLaurin Photo by Terry Aitken-Aitken's Salmon Creek Iris Garden
Topic revision: r7 - 12 Nov 2023, AdamCordes
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