■(TB) 'Sweetheart Waltz'
, R. 1975). Seedling# J211-7-8. TB, 34" (86 cm), Midseason bloom. Lavender-orchid self, slightly lighter around beard; beard lavender-orchid at tip, shading to soft tangerine in throat. 'Fond Wish'
X 'Glacier Sunset
. Corlew 1976. Honorable Mention 1979.
| From AIS Bulletin #221 April 1976 Introducing SWEETHEART WALTZ (Joyce Meek) $25.00. A large flower of very clean clear lavenderorchid. The color lightens slightly around the beard which is lavender-orchid at the tip, shading to soft tangerine in the throat. Absolutely beautiful branching. 34". Midseason. Seedling #J211-7-8. Fond Wish X Glacier Sunset. Cherry Lane Gardens.
Quick Summary of Cultural Directions
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| 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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