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■(JI) 'Springtime Snow'

1984, Reid

'Springtime Snow' ( Lorena Reid, R. 1983) Seedling B8-11. JI (3 falls diploid), 29.5" (75 cm), Very early bloom. White; lemon yellow signal. Unknown parentage. Laurie's Garden 1984. Honorable Mention 1989.

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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
sprigtimesnow04.JPGJPG sprigtimesnow04.JPG manage 754 K 11 Dec 2017 - 22:00 Main.TLaurin Photo by Cascadia Iris Gardens
springtimesnow01.JPGJPG springtimesnow01.JPG manage 1003 K 02 May 2017 - 02:15 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the Glenn Corlew slide collection
springtimesnow02.JPGJPG springtimesnow02.JPG manage 697 K 02 May 2017 - 12:59 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the Glenn Corlew slide collection
springtimesnow03.JPGJPG springtimesnow03.JPG manage 633 K 02 May 2017 - 13:01 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the Glenn Corlew slide collection
springtimesnow1.JPGJPG springtimesnow1.JPG manage 850 K 14 Dec 2017 - 16:58 Main.TLaurin Photo by Cascadia Iris Gardens
springtimesnow2.jpgjpg springtimesnow2.jpg manage 117 K 28 Jun 2020 - 03:14 Main.TLaurin Photo by Cascadia Iris Gardens
springtimesnow9.JPGJPG springtimesnow9.JPG manage 104 K 17 May 2023 - 20:33 Main.TLaurin Photo by Jeff Bennett-Dry Creek Garden
Topic revision: r19 - 06 Jul 2023, Harloiris
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