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■(JI) 'Long Delay'

1985, Shook

'Long Delay' (James Shook, R. 1985). Seedling 504. JI (6 falls), 32" (81 cm), Midseason bloom. White, veined amethyst, gold signal, purple halo; violet styles. 'Emiko' X unknown. Shook 1985.

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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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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
longdelay.JPGJPG longdelay.JPG manage 90 K 31 Aug 2015 - 21:42 Main.TLaurin Photo by Harbour Breezes Daylilies & Japanese Iris-Head of Jeddore-Nova Scotia-Canada
longdelay1.jpgjpg longdelay1.jpg manage 144 K 28 May 2020 - 03:03 Main.TLaurin Photo by Judy Schneider-The Shady Spot
longdelay5.jpgjpg longdelay5.jpg manage 200 K 24 Jan 2023 - 02:58 Main.TLaurin Photo by Smokin Heights-Australia
longdelay9.jpgjpg longdelay9.jpg manage 118 K 15 Apr 2022 - 13:22 Main.TLaurin Photo by Darlyn Wilkinson-Greywood Farm
Topic revision: r13 - 18 Mar 2023, Harloiris
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