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■(TB) 'San Ramon'

1971, Gaulter

'San Ramon' (Larry Gaulter, R. 1970). Seedling# 63-44. TB, 36" (91 cm), Midseason bloom. Ruffled lavender rose self; yellow beard tipped purple. 'Amethyst Flame' X 'Mademoiselle'. Tell 1971.

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From AIS Bulletin #201 April 1971 Introducing SAN RAMON (Gaulter). EML. 36". Amethyst F1ame X Mademoiselle. Rich, smoldering, lively amethyst self, including beard. Well-branched stalk with many buds insures a long season of bloom. Linebred beauty of width and charm that I have admired for several years. Fertile both ways. Named for a lovely village near Larry's home. No. 63-44. Net $20.00. Tell's Gardens.


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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Topic revision: r10 - 29 Dec 2021, TLaurin
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