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■(JI) 'Honour'

2001, McEwen

'Honour' ( Currier McEwen, R. 2000) Sdlg. J93/99(2). JI (6 F.), 32" (81 cm), Early, midseason, late bloom. Light pink (RHS 69C) ground veined darker pink (75A) giving medium pink (75C) effect, small rich yellow (14B) signal; style arms pink (75A), tufted pinker; ruffled, overlapped rounded form. 89/41(1): ( 'Hime Kagami' x 'Celestial Pink' sibling) X 89/21: ("Yoshino-No-Yume" x 'Celestial Pink' sibling). Eartheart 2001.\ See below:

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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
Honor_by_JanLauritzen.jpgjpg Honor_by_JanLauritzen.jpg manage 68 K 13 Jun 2010 - 23:27 Main.janlauritzen Photo by Chad Harris of Mt. Pleasant Iris Farm
honour.jpgjpg honour.jpg manage 207 K 14 Jun 2018 - 02:59 Main.TLaurin Photo by Eartheart Gardens
honour01.JPGJPG honour01.JPG manage 685 K 09 Dec 2015 - 03:56 Main.TLaurin Photo by Chad Harris of Mt. Pleasant Iris Farm
honour02.JPGJPG honour02.JPG manage 704 K 09 Dec 2015 - 03:58 Main.TLaurin Photo by Chad Harris of Mt. Pleasant Iris Farm
honour1.jpgjpg honour1.jpg manage 219 K 11 Jun 2016 - 02:36 Main.TLaurin Photo by Chad Harris of Mt. Pleasant Iris Farm
honour9.jpgjpg honour9.jpg manage 138 K 04 Jun 2021 - 03:02 Main.TLaurin Photo by Judy Schneider-The Shady Spot
Topic revision: r14 - 05 Jun 2021, Harloiris
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