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■(JI) 'Beni Huyou'

<1868, Yoshiko

'Beni Huyou' (Nagai Yoshiko by Chad Harris, R. 2021). JI (6 F.), 36" (91 cm), Midseason to late bloom. Style arms white, upright, flaring crests edged red-violet (RHS 77A); falls mid red-violet, white blaze and ray pattern, gold signal spiking down veins, slight green cast in throat; Higo style, semi-flaring form, bloom stem is a heavy S-curve. Parentage unknown. Japan, <1868.

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References

Awaiting original catalog description
 

Culture

Quick Summary of Cultural Directions

FURTHER CULTURAL INFORMATION Sort
Hardiness Zones 4-8 for most varieties, Some Japanese 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 but moist good garden soil, More tolerant of dry conditions in established plants, Needs swampy conditions especially in Spring bloom season.
PH Prefers Acid solis 6.1 to 7.0, intolerant of limy soils
Fertilizer Prefers rich conditions on organic soils.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07
 

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-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
benihuyou1 (2).jfifjfif benihuyou1 (2).jfif manage 70 K 22 Apr 2022 - 19:25 Main.Harloiris Detail of Chad Harris photo
benihuyou1.JPGJPG benihuyou1.JPG manage 319 K 22 Apr 2022 - 12:42 Main.TLaurin Photo by Chad Harris of Mt. Pleasant Iris Farm
benihuyou10.JPGJPG benihuyou10.JPG manage 199 K 23 Apr 2022 - 12:55 Main.TLaurin Photo by Chad Harris of Mt. Pleasant Iris Farm
benihuyou11.JPGJPG benihuyou11.JPG manage 211 K 24 Apr 2022 - 15:55 Main.TLaurin Photo by Chad Harris of Mt. Pleasant Iris Farm
Topic revision: r7 - 24 Apr 2022, TLaurin
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