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■(TB) 'Serene'

1983, Corlew

'Serene' (Glenn Corlew, R. 1982). Seedling# 1042-8A. TB, 32" (81 cm), Midseason bloom. White, tinted pale blue violet; soft tangerine beard. Seedling# 808-3B: ('Pink Ballet' x 'Cherub Choir') X 'Storybook'. Corlew 1983. Franklin Cook Cup 1984; Favorite Guest 1984.

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Photo scanned from the Larry Harder slide collection


From AIS Bulletin #248 January 1983 Introducing SERENE (Corlew 1983). $25.00. A serene beauty of sculptured white with generous tints and soft shadings of blue violet all complimented by a soft tangerine beard. #1042-8A. ((Pink Ballet x Cherub Choir) X Storybook). Cherry Lane 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: r15 - 30 Aug 2023, Harloiris
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