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■(TB) 'Shalako'

1984, Shockey

'Shalako' (Howard Shockey, R. 1984). Seedling# 80-225-R. TB, 33" (84 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards medium mahogany brown flushed yellow on midrib; falls rich yellow with wide unprecise plicata-type blending of medium mahogany brown; bronze yellow beard; sweet fragrance. 'Rancho Rose' X 'High Life'. Arilian Acres 1984. Exhibition Certificate 1984; Honorable Mention 1988.

See below:


From AIS Bulletin #276 January 1990: SHALAKO '84. Bright yellow and mahogany plicata. HM '88. $6.00. Arilian Acres.


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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