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■(JI) 'Jaciva'

1992, Harris

'Jaciva' (Chad Harris, R. 1991) Seedling 85JA3. JI (6 F.), 42" (107 cm), Late midseason bloom. Sanded blue lavender, lemon yellow signal, very fine white rim; style arms and petaloids white, edged lavender blue; ruffled. 'Knight in Armor' X Marx seedling7507. Aitken's Salmon Creek 1992. Honorable Mention 1995.

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From Aitken’s Salmon Creek Garden, 1992: JACIVA (Harris '92) JI, M-L, 42", 6 Falls. Tall, round, ruffled, refined come to mind when describing this first introduction by Chad Harris. He has worked long and carefully to make this fine selection, a delicately sanded blue lavender with a very fine white rim. Petaloids and styles are white, edged blue lavender. (Knight in Armor x Marx 7507) #85JA3 $30.00


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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-- LaurieFrazer - 2010-04-25
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Jaciva3.jpgjpg Jaciva3.jpg manage 61 K 25 Nov 2013 - 16:28 Main.TLaurin Photo by Sans Souci Nursery
Jaciva_by_JanLauritzen.jpgjpg Jaciva_by_JanLauritzen.jpg manage 73 K 13 Jun 2010 - 23:33 Main.janlauritzen Photo by Chad Harris of Mt. Pleasant Iris Farm
jaciva.jpgjpg jaciva.jpg manage 18 K 15 Jun 2010 - 04:10 Main.wilsonjh Photo by Carol Warner-Draycott Gardens
jaciva03.JPGJPG jaciva03.JPG manage 896 K 09 Dec 2015 - 04:04 Main.TLaurin Photo by Chad Harris of Mt. Pleasant Iris Farm
jaciva05.JPGJPG jaciva05.JPG manage 952 K 09 Dec 2015 - 04:07 Main.TLaurin Photo by Chad Harris of Mt. Pleasant Iris Farm
jaciva06.JPGJPG jaciva06.JPG manage 980 K 09 Dec 2015 - 04:09 Main.TLaurin Photo by Chad Harris of Mt. Pleasant Iris Farm
jaciva4.jpgjpg jaciva4.jpg manage 99 K 03 Mar 2014 - 22:45 Main.TLaurin Photo by Chad Harris of Mt. Pleasant Iris Farm
jaciva40.JPGJPG jaciva40.JPG manage 283 K 13 Jul 2022 - 20:11 Main.TLaurin Photo by Chad Harris of Mt. Pleasant Iris Farm
jaciva9.JPGJPG jaciva9.JPG manage 204 K 11 Nov 2020 - 03:46 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the 1993 Aitken's Salmon Creek Garden catalogue by Terry Laurin
Topic revision: r16 - 13 Jul 2022, TLaurin
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