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■(BB) 'Persimmon Pie'

2000, Spoon

'Persimmon Pie' (Donald Spoon, R. 2000). Seedling #93-10B. BB, 25" (63 cm). Early bloom and rebloom. Lightly ruffled creamy light yellow orange self; beards darker yellow orange; pronounced sweet fragrance. 'Ozark Evening' X 'Roney's Encore'. Winterberry 2000.

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From AIS Bulletin #316 January 2000 Introducing Persimmon Pie BB, 25" (63.5 cm), E and RE (September in zone 6). Creamy light yellow-orange self with darker beards the color of ripe persimmons. Lightly ruffled. Domed standards. Sturdy stalks with 5-7 buds. Floriferous in spring and the fall. Sweet persimmon fragrance. (Ozark Evening X Roney's Encore). $25.00. Winterberry Gardens.


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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PersimmonPie02.JPGJPG PersimmonPie02.JPG manage 63 K 07 Apr 2014 - 19:39 Main.TLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
PersimmonPie03.jpgjpg PersimmonPie03.jpg manage 58 K 07 Apr 2014 - 19:40 Main.TLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
persimmonpie.jpgjpg persimmonpie.jpg manage 66 K 11 Jan 2010 - 00:55 Main.htb ©2005 Laurie Frazer
persimmonpie1.JPGJPG persimmonpie1.JPG manage 63 K 04 Feb 2012 - 03:14 Main.htb ©2006 Laurie Frazer
persimmonpie9.jpgjpg persimmonpie9.jpg manage 181 K 18 Jul 2022 - 02:48 Main.TLaurin Photo by Tammy Skahan-Ozark Iris Gardens
persimmonpie_jb.jpgjpg persimmonpie_jb.jpg manage 71 K 01 Mar 2013 - 01:07 Main.Harloiris photo by Winterberry Iris
Topic revision: r13 - 18 Jul 2022, Harloiris
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