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Hybridizer: J. T. Aitken
Year Of Registration: 1993
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1993
Seedling Number: 87M33
Classification: Standard Dwarf Bearded (SDB)
Registered Height: 11 inches (28 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Bloom Color Classification: Peach
Wine
Bloom Color Description: Orange, deep purple spot on falls
Beard Color: Coral
Fragrance: Slight
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1995
Award of Merit: 1997
Cook-Douglas Medal: 1999

General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: (Be Dazzled x B. Jones M-304: (M229-2: (Roberts 65-R-11 x 201) x Melon Honey)) X (Fire One x B. Jones M 334-2: ((Solar Flight x M255: (Melon Honey x M229)) x (L20 x M255)))
Child plants: 54 child plants

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