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■(JI) 'Joy Peters'

1990, Ackerman

'Joy Peters' (William Ackerman, R. 1988). Seedling A4-5-44. JI, 34" (86 cm), Midseason bloom, Standards lavender pink (RHS 69B); near white style arms with pale purple (76B) margins and lips; falls ruffled lavender pink (69B) at edge, blending to pale purple (76B), near yellow green (154A) signal. Seedling 84(14-91): ('Double Cream' x seedling B62691, "Gosho-asobi") X seedling B62698, "Miyoshino". Nicholls Gardens 1990. Honorable Mention 1992, Award of Merit 1995 .

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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
joypeters01.jpgjpg joypeters01.jpg manage 48 K 14 Aug 2014 - 16:11 Main.TLaurin Photo by Carol Warner-Draycott Gardens
joypeters02.JPGJPG joypeters02.JPG manage 510 K 15 Dec 2015 - 15:06 Main.TLaurin Photo by Chad Harris of Mt. Pleasant Iris Farm
joypeters1.JPGJPG joypeters1.JPG manage 120 K 28 May 2020 - 02:31 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the 1993 Ensata Gardens catalogue by Terry Laurin
Topic revision: r11 - 16 Apr 2021, Harloiris
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