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■(TB) 'Serene Highness'

1974, Carr

'Serene Highness' (Franklin Carr, R. 1972). Seedling# 68-33-D. TB, 37" (94 cm), Late midseason bloom. White self; light yellow beard tipped white. 'Cup Race' X 'Music Maker'. Carr 1974. High Commendation 1972.

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From AIS Bulletin #213 April 1974 Introducing SERENE HIGHNESS (Sdlg. 68-33-D). TB, 37", M.L. White self; beard light yellow tipped white. Beautifully formed flowers and well spaced. Good substance. Cup Race X Music Maker. HC '72. $2. Franklin Carr.


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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