■(TB) 'Spring Tidings'
, R. 1989). Seedling# 82-10. TB, height 35" (89 cm). Midseason bloom. Standards ruffled lavender pink; falls lighter in center, flushed lavender at edge; tangerine pink beard. Seedling# 79-28 X 'Today's Fashion'
. Shoop 1989.
| From AIS Bulletin #273 April 1989 Introducing SPRING TIDINGS (Shoop '89) TB, 34", Midseason. Bright lavender pink self. Ruffled and flaring falls that lighten in the center; tangerine pink beards. Nicely branched with 7 buds. Flowers have good carrying power. Sdlg. 82-10: inv. 79-28, from a long line of pinks X Today's Fashion. $30.00. George Shoop.
| AIS Bulletin #276(January 1990):18.
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.
| FURTHER CULTURAL INFORMATION Here
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