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■(TB) 'Just Before Sunrise'

2012, Nicodemus

'Just Before Sunrise' Barbara Nicodemus R. 2012) Seedling# L15A. TB, 28-30" (7188 cm). Early to late bloom. Standards smoky lavender, flushed tan to yellow-tan, purple veining; style arms smoky lavender in center, crests yellow-tan; falls velvety royal-purple, lighter edges, few markings on both sides of beards; beards yellow, brushed sienna-tan, slight purple ends; ruffled. 'Fabulous One' X 'Badlands'. Rockytop 2017

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Blooming in my garden, USDA Zone 4, June 2020.Photo by Rockytop GardensDetail of Rockytop Gardens photoPhoto by South Jersey Iris


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Quick Summary of Cultural Directions

Hardiness Zones 4-8 for most varieties, Some 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 good garden soil, Tolerant of dry conditions in established plants, Intolerant of swampy conditions.
PH Prefers Neutral to basic solis 6.1 to 8.5, quite toleranr of more extreme conditions
Fertilizer Prefers rich conditions on relatively inorganic soils.

-- BobPries - 2011-03-07

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-- BobPries - 2011-03-07
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Just Before Sunrise.jpgjpg Just Before Sunrise.jpg manage 1 MB 07 Feb 2021 - 02:53 AdamCordes Blooming in my garden, USDA Zone 4, June 2020.
JustBeforeSunrise9.jpgjpg JustBeforeSunrise9.jpg manage 64 K 02 Feb 2021 - 02:53 TerryLaurin Photo by South Jersey Iris
justbeforesunrise01.jpgjpg justbeforesunrise01.jpg manage 278 K 20 Feb 2017 - 03:19 TerryLaurin Photo by Rockytop Gardens
justbeforesunrise01edt.jpgjpg justbeforesunrise01edt.jpg manage 38 K 19 Nov 2017 - 22:58 Main.Harloiris Detail of Rockytop Gardens photo
Topic revision: r11 - 07 Feb 2021, Harloiris
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