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■(TB) 'Stroke Of Luck'

2004, Lauer

'Stroke Of Luck' (Larry Lauer, R. 2004) Seedling #842-6. TB, 33" (84 cm), Late midseason bloom. Standards orient pink (RHS 36A); style arms salmon (27A); falls apricot (24D); beards nasturtium red (32A) end, capsicum red (33A) in throat; ruffled; pronounced sweet fragrance. Seedling #446-3: (seedling #89-53-1: ('Sinister' x seedling #87-41: ('Royal Première' x 'Cayenne Pepper')) x 'Pagan Pink') X Hager seedling #T5752: (seedling #T5244CrPk: ( 'Classico' x seedling #T4541PkBi: ('Silver Flow' x seedling #T4275VyWPk: (('Beverly Sills' x 'Wings Of Dreams') x ('Vanity' x 'Liz')))) x seedling #T5240WWPk/Oc#2, sibling to 'Anything Goes' pollen parent. Lauer 2004.

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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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-- BettyJacobs - 2010-04-02
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
DSCN1779.JPGJPG DSCN1779.JPG manage 68 K 02 Apr 2010 - 05:01 Main.bjacobs Photo by Betty Jacobs
StrokeOfLuckJB.jpgjpg StrokeOfLuckJB.jpg manage 61 K 28 Jan 2012 - 23:00 Main.Betsy881 Photo by John Black, zone 4, Montana
StrokeOfLuck_by_JanLauritzen.jpgjpg StrokeOfLuck_by_JanLauritzen.jpg manage 66 K 20 Jan 2011 - 22:42 Main.janlauritzen taken at the 2005 Region 15 Trek in Tucson
stroke_of_luck-X2.jpgjpg stroke_of_luck-X2.jpg manage 314 K 19 Feb 2016 - 00:11 BrockHeilman Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.
strokeofluck05.jpgjpg strokeofluck05.jpg manage 70 K 06 Jul 2013 - 17:06 UnknownUser Photo by Lauer's Flowers
strokeofluck1.jpegjpeg strokeofluck1.jpeg manage 144 K 25 Dec 2015 - 23:03 UnknownUser Photo by Hugh Stout of Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.
strokeofluck2.jpgjpg strokeofluck2.jpg manage 147 K 05 Oct 2017 - 02:58 UnknownUser Photo by Iris Garden Feel Good-Russia
strokeofluck9.jpgjpg strokeofluck9.jpg manage 102 K 31 Mar 2023 - 12:49 UnknownUser Photo by Alain Chapelle-Jardin d'Iris de Bubry-France
Topic revision: r21 - 31 Mar 2023, Harloiris
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