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■(JI) 'Blue Twilight Moon'

2006, Walker

'Blue Twilight Moon' (Lee Walker, R. 2005) Seedling 96-56-1. JI (6 falls), 25" (64 cm), Midseason bloom. Style arms medium red-violet; falls red violet veined dark red-violet, blue halo. Marx unknown seedling X 'Iapetus'. Wildwood Gardens 2006.

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BHP 2016-X2 blue twilight moon.jpgBlueTwilightMoon.jpgBlueTwilightMoon01.JPGbluetwilightmoon02.JPGbluetwilightmoon020.JPGbluetwilightmoon021.JPGbluetwilightmoon2.JPG


Awaiting original catalog description


Quick Summary of Cultural Directions

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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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
BHP_2016-X2_blue_twilight_moon.jpgjpg BHP_2016-X2_blue_twilight_moon.jpg manage 295 K 20 Feb 2016 - 04:32 BrockHeilman Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.
BlueTwilightMoon.jpgjpg BlueTwilightMoon.jpg manage 246 K 05 Feb 2013 - 00:49 Main.eclayne 2012-06-28; z6 MA USA
BlueTwilightMoon01.JPGJPG BlueTwilightMoon01.JPG manage 207 K 14 Dec 2015 - 21:22 Main.TLaurin Photo by Harbour Breezes Daylilies & Japanese Iris-Head of Jeddore-Nova Scotia-Canada
bluetwilightmoon02.JPGJPG bluetwilightmoon02.JPG manage 1 MB 09 Dec 2017 - 04:02 Main.TLaurin Photo by Cascadia Iris Gardens
bluetwilightmoon020.JPGJPG bluetwilightmoon020.JPG manage 153 K 20 Dec 2023 - 19:07 Main.TLaurin Photo by Cascadia Iris Gardens
bluetwilightmoon021.JPGJPG bluetwilightmoon021.JPG manage 172 K 20 Dec 2023 - 19:07 Main.TLaurin Photo by Cascadia Iris Gardens
bluetwilightmoon2.JPGJPG bluetwilightmoon2.JPG manage 81 K 19 Jun 2013 - 18:04 Main.TLaurin Photo by Ensata Gardens
Topic revision: r16 - 20 Dec 2023, TLaurin
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