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■(TB) 'Spellmaker'

1981, Corlew

'Spellmaker' (Glenn Corlew, R. 1978). Seedling# 886-5D. TB, 30" (76 cm), Midseason bloom. Rosy lavender with fine silver edge, darker rosy lavender at haft; tangerine beard. 'Datebook' X 'San Leandro'. Corlew 1981. Honorable Mention 1983; Favorite Guest 1984.

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Photo by Alain Chapelle-FrancePhoto taken at 1985 AIS Indianapolis Convention by Verna Laurin at the Wampler Garden


Awaiting original catalog description


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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-- AdamCordes - 2010-07-22
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
TBSpellmakerVL85.JPGJPG TBSpellmakerVL85.JPG manage 83 K 06 Mar 2015 - 13:51 TerryLaurin Photo taken at 1985 AIS Indianapolis Convention by Verna Laurin at the Wampler Garden
spellmaker01.jpgjpg spellmaker01.jpg manage 80 K 14 Nov 2013 - 22:53 TerryLaurin Photo by Alain Chapelle-France
Topic revision: r14 - 15 Apr 2023, Harloiris
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