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■(TB) 'Royal Elegance'

1988, Gatty

'Royal Elegance' (Joseph Gatty, R. 1987). Seedling# N57-1. TB, 36" (91 cm). Midseason bloom. Periwinkle blue (M&P 43-B-8) shaded lighter chicory blue (42-B-7); pale blue beard faintly tipped yellow, primrose yellow (10-J-4) in throat; pronounced sweet fragrance. 'Winterscape' X 'Swirling Seas'. Keppel 1988. Honorable Mention 1991.

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References:

From AIS Bulletin #268 January 1988 Introducing ROYAL ELEGANCE (Gatty) M 36" (Winterscape X Swirling Seas). Periwinkle blue self, well branched and superbly ruffled. $30.00. Keith Keppel.
 

Culture

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.
FURTHER CULTURAL INFORMATION Here


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