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■(JI) 'Dirigo Editor'

2010, White

'Dirigo Editor' (John White, R. 2008). Seedling 03-R17-1. JI (6-falls), height 36" (91 cm), Midseason to late bloom. Standards and Falls white ground veined blue violet; style arms dark red-violet, narrow white edge; signal yellow surrounded by dark blue-violet edge, present on all petals. 'Evelyn White', selfed. Eartheart 2010.

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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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-- Main.RPries - 2010-12-13
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dirigoeditor.jpgjpg dirigoeditor.jpg manage 44 K 15 Jun 2018 - 20:45 UnknownUser Photo by Eartheart Gardens
dirigoeditor01.jpgjpg dirigoeditor01.jpg manage 90 K 23 Apr 2015 - 19:01 UnknownUser Photo by Aitken's Salmon Creek Garden
dirigoeditor02.JPGJPG dirigoeditor02.JPG manage 1 MB 09 Dec 2017 - 15:36 UnknownUser Photo by Cascadia Iris Gardens
Topic revision: r11 - 27 Mar 2022, BobPries
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