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■(TB) 'Satin Gown'

1977, Gatty

'Satin Gown' (Joseph Gatty, R. 1977). Seedling# E 10-3. TB, 32" (81 cm), Midseason bloom. Light clear pink (M&P 9-A-2), deeper (9-B-3) on shoulders; Chinese orange beard, Indian orange in throat. 'Pink Sleigh' X 'Liz'. Keppel 1978. Honorable Mention 1980.

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From AIS Bulletin #228 Winter 1978 Introducing SATIN GOWN (Gatty '78). M, 32". Satiny light pink, smooth and clear; shoulders slightly deeper. Chinese orange beards. Domed standards, wide, deeply ruffled, arched falls. (Pink Sleigh X Liz). HC and Region 14 Seedling Cup '76. #EI0-3. $25.00. Keith Keppel.


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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SatinGown11.JPGJPG SatinGown11.JPG manage 67 K 30 Aug 2021 - 15:17 TerryLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
SatinGown12BHI.JPGJPG SatinGown12BHI.JPG manage 63 K 03 May 2012 - 19:06 BetsyHiggins Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
satingown1.jpgjpg satingown1.jpg manage 31 K 06 Dec 2018 - 22:25 TerryLaurin Photo by Iriszkert Szasz-Hungary.
Topic revision: r15 - 05 Feb 2023, DougChyz
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