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■(IB) 'Lemon Whip'

1993, Lankow by Aitken

'Lemon Whip' (Carol Lankow by J. Terry Aitken, R. 1993). Seedling #4H55-1. IB, 22" (56 cm), Late midseason bloom. Standards white; falls lemon yellow; beards white, tipped yellow; slight fragrance. 'Sun King' X 'Loveshine'. Aitken's 1993. Honorable Mention 1995, Favorite Guest 1997, Award of Merit 1998.

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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.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
lemonwhip01.jpgjpg lemonwhip01.jpg manage 56 K 04 Aug 2015 - 20:01 UnknownUser Photo by Barry Blyth-Australia
lemonwhip02.JPGJPG lemonwhip02.JPG manage 539 K 08 May 2017 - 15:53 UnknownUser Photo by Dorothy Vande-Wisconsin Iris Society
lemonwhip03.JPGJPG lemonwhip03.JPG manage 318 K 08 May 2017 - 15:55 UnknownUser Photo by Dorothy Vande-Wisconsin Iris Society
lemonwhip9.JPGJPG lemonwhip9.JPG manage 189 K 10 Nov 2020 - 22:24 UnknownUser Photo scanned from the 1993 Aitken's Salmon Creek Garden catalogue by Terry Laurin
Topic revision: r16 - 05 Jan 2022, Harloiris
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