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■(TB) 'Lemon Mist'

1972, Rudolph

'Lemon Mist' (Nate Rudolph, R. 1971). Seedling# 68-40. TB, 30" (76 cm). Early bloom. Standards lemon yellow (RHS 4C); falls yellow (4D); deeper yellow styles; yellow beard tipped white; ruffled. 'Cream Taffeta' X seedling# 66-10: ((seedling# 63-44:'Moon Crest' x seedling# 61-14: ('Pink Ice' x ('Fleeta' x seedling# 55-55))) x seedling# 64-30: (seedling# 62-04: ('Northbrook' x seedling# 59-31: (seedling# 56-22 x Fay seedling# 56-26)) x seedling# 62-09)). Rudolph 1972. Honorable Mention 1973; Walther Cup 1974; Award of Merit 1975.

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From AIS Bulletin #205 April 1972 Introducing LEMON MIST (Rudolph '72). $25.00. No. 68-40. (Cream Taffeta X 66-10 ((64-61 x Yellow Chiffon) x (63-44 x 64-30)). Midseason. 28-30". A lovely light yellow with a fine etching of lemon on standards and falls (RHS 4C). Standards are very ruffled and domed, well rounded, and clearly show the wide lacy styles. Flaring falls are wide and round, with beautiful ruffling complemented by a light tipped deep yellow beard. Four well-spaced branches with eight or more bUds. Substance and plant habits excellent. Fertile both ways. Exhibition Certificate and HC '71. Lakelawn Gardens.
LEMON MIST (Rudolph), the "almost Dykes." Consistently beautiful all over the country. This soft lemon is stunning in a clump, but has show stalks also. Not as "frilly" as some, but pleasing, finished form. Vigorous, too.


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.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

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20170601_145441TB Lemon Mist  (2RS).jpgjpg 20170601_145441TB Lemon Mist (2RS).jpg manage 381 K 16 Sep 2017 - 21:00 HollyJohnson2017-04-01 A small clump of TB Lemon Mist. Photo taken by Holly Johnson at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum, zone 4b, 6/01/2017.
20170601_145451TB Lemon Mist  (2RS).jpgjpg 20170601_145451TB Lemon Mist (2RS).jpg manage 171 K 16 Sep 2017 - 21:04 HollyJohnson2017-04-01 TB Lemon Mist. Photo taken by Holly Johnson at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum, zone 4b, 6/01/2017.
LEMON MIST.JPGJPG LEMON MIST.JPG manage 392 K 10 Mar 2019 - 20:01 CynthiaVoss Tall Bearded Iris Lemon Mist
Lemon-Mist.jpgjpg Lemon-Mist.jpg manage 33 K 12 Nov 2010 - 19:33 ColleenModra Colleen Modra Photo
LemonMist01.JPGJPG LemonMist01.JPG manage 69 K 25 Nov 2014 - 23:11 UnknownUser Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
LemonMist5.jpgjpg LemonMist5.jpg manage 544 K 19 Jan 2017 - 16:07 UnknownUser Photo by Sunshine Iris Nursery-Australia
LemonMist6.jpgjpg LemonMist6.jpg manage 53 K 19 Oct 2013 - 03:00 UnknownUser Photo by Sunshine Iris Nursery-Australia
LemonMistEI.jpgjpg LemonMistEI.jpg manage 31 K 15 Dec 2012 - 15:35 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Exline Iris Garden
Lemon_Mist.jpgjpg Lemon_Mist.jpg manage 31 K 04 Jan 2010 - 22:22 MichaelGreenfield Photo by Mike Greenfield
Lemon_Mist_fl.jpgjpg Lemon_Mist_fl.jpg manage 71 K 17 Feb 2011 - 18:48 IrisP  
lemon02.jpgjpg lemon02.jpg manage 67 K 13 Jun 2015 - 21:33 UnknownUser Photo by Exline Iris Garden
lemonmist01.JPGJPG lemonmist01.JPG manage 1 MB 27 Dec 2016 - 02:02 UnknownUser Photo scanned from the Glenn Corlew slide collection
lemonmist02.JPGJPG lemonmist02.JPG manage 1007 K 27 Dec 2016 - 01:59 UnknownUser Photo scanned from the Glenn Corlew slide collection
lemonmist03.JPGJPG lemonmist03.JPG manage 69 K 17 Jul 2014 - 02:48 UnknownUser Photo scanned from the Lloyd Zurbrigg slide collection
lemonmist04.jpgjpg lemonmist04.jpg manage 145 K 18 Mar 2017 - 21:35 UnknownUser Photo by Judy Tapio-Jubilee Gardens
lemonmist09.JPGJPG lemonmist09.JPG manage 305 K 22 Jan 2021 - 03:14 UnknownUser Photo scanned from the 1994 Cooley's Iris Gardens catalogue by Terry Laurin
lemonmist2.jpgjpg lemonmist2.jpg manage 119 K 31 Mar 2016 - 02:31 UnknownUser Photo by HIPS Archives
lemonmist3.jpgjpg lemonmist3.jpg manage 153 K 14 Apr 2018 - 03:04 UnknownUser Photo by Ross Eagles of Diversity Acres
lemonmist4.jpgjpg lemonmist4.jpg manage 136 K 05 Jul 2018 - 15:33 UnknownUser Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
lemonmist5.jpgjpg lemonmist5.jpg manage 161 K 05 Jul 2018 - 15:35 UnknownUser Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
lemonmist6.jpgjpg lemonmist6.jpg manage 157 K 13 Jun 2019 - 20:55 UnknownUser Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
lemonmist7.jpgjpg lemonmist7.jpg manage 140 K 13 Jun 2019 - 20:57 UnknownUser Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
lemonmist8.jpgjpg lemonmist8.jpg manage 124 K 05 Jun 2020 - 15:02 UnknownUser Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
lemonmist_jb.jpgjpg lemonmist_jb.jpg manage 14 K 12 Apr 2013 - 23:57 Main.Harloiris photo Wilson Banner Ranch Iris Garden
lemonmistrhoades.jpgjpg lemonmistrhoades.jpg manage 129 K 02 Feb 2022 - 03:44 UnknownUser Photo by Martha Rhoades
lemonmistrhoades1.JPGJPG lemonmistrhoades1.JPG manage 181 K 13 Jun 2022 - 19:25 UnknownUser Photo by Martha Rhoades
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