, R. 1979). Seedling# H74-79F. TB, 36" (91 cm). Midseason bloom. Standards violet-blue (near RHS 96A); falls slightly lighter with lighter center area; beard subtle blending of yellow and blue. 'Silent Majesty'
X 'Neptune's Pool'
. Mission Bell 1981. High Commendation 1980 (seedling H74-79F), Honorable Mention 1983; Award of Merit 1985.
| From AIS Bulletin #240 January 1981 Introducing RON. 36", M. Large, lustrous violet-blue self. Broad, ruffled petals, domed standards, arched and flaring falls. Beards appear to be turquoise, an effect caused by subtle blending of yellow and blue hairs. Lacy style crests also show some turquoise. Strong stems, ideal bud placement. (Silent Majesty X Neptune's Pool). HC '80. #H74-79F. Named in honor of our good friend, Ron Mullin. Net $25.00. Mission Bell.
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.
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