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■(TB) 'Zebra Halo'

1999, Kasperek

'Zebra Halo' (Brad Kasperek, R. 1996) Seedling# 91F-52A. TB, 36" (91 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards yellowish white (RHS 158A); falls warm white (158C) center edged aureolin yellow (12C), deeper (12A) shoulders; beards orange, hairs tipped white; ruffled, heavily laced; foliage and stems variegated green and white. Seedling# 89F-4H: (Ensminger seedling x 'Lady Madonna') X 'Lady Madonna'. Zebra 1997. Honorable Mention 1999.

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From AIS Bulletin #305 April 1997 Introducing ZEBRA HALO (Kasperek '97) TB M 36" Variegated foliage & lace! Heavily laced, warm creamy yellow standards and falls are edged aureolin yellow. Light yellow shoulders. Modem form. Variegated show stalks. Orange beards tipped white. Improved cold hardiness. 5 buds. Kasperek sdlg. 89F-4H X Lady Madonna (91F-52A). $40.00. Zebra Gardens.


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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ZebraHalo02.JPGJPG ZebraHalo02.JPG manage 73 K 17 Apr 2014 - 21:40 Main.TLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
ZebraHaloBJI.JPGJPG ZebraHaloBJI.JPG manage 57 K 11 Apr 2012 - 20:27 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Blue J Iris
zebrahalo1.JPGJPG zebrahalo1.JPG manage 57 K 08 May 2020 - 13:57 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the 2000 Zebra Gardens catalogue by Terry Laurin
Topic revision: r14 - 30 Jan 2022, Harloiris
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