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■(IB) 'Sunny Dawn'

1989, Jones

'Sunny Dawn' (Bennett Jones, R. 1988). Seedling #IN85-4-1. IB, Height 23" (53 cm). Midseason bloom. Lemon yellow with orange wash on falls; bright red beard; slight fragrance. Seedling #79-2: ('Peach Float' x seedling #76-9: ('Orange Glory' x Shoop seedling)) X seedling #M334-2: (('Solar Flight' x seedling #M255) x (Wright seedling #L20 x seedling #M255)). B Jones 1989. Honorable Mention 1991; Award of Merit 1993.

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From AIS Bulletin #273 April 1989 Introducing SUNNY DAWN-IB Sdlg. IN 85-4-1: (Peach Float x (Orange Glory x Shoop sdlg.)) X ((Solar Flight x M255) x (Wright L20 x M255)). Bright medium sunny yellow standards are arched and touching at their tips. Yellow falls are overlaid orange, accented with vivid red beards. Most colorful. Vigorous and well branched. 22". Pod fertile. $15.00. Bennett Jones.


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.

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SunnyDawn01.jpgjpg SunnyDawn01.jpg manage 32 K 14 Jan 2016 - 13:23 Main.TLaurin Photo by South Jersey Iris
SunnyDawn02.jpgjpg SunnyDawn02.jpg manage 70 K 14 Apr 2014 - 15:38 Main.TLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
SunnyDawn1.jpgjpg SunnyDawn1.jpg manage 48 K 26 Sep 2012 - 21:39 Main.TLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
SunnyDawn2.JPGJPG SunnyDawn2.JPG manage 47 K 26 Sep 2012 - 21:41 Main.TLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
SunnyDawn5.jpgjpg SunnyDawn5.jpg manage 47 K 26 Nov 2013 - 23:13 Main.TLaurin Photo by South Jersey Iris
SunnyDawnIBSC.jpgjpg SunnyDawnIBSC.jpg manage 41 K 25 Oct 2011 - 17:54 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Stoney Creek Iris
sunnydawn01.jpgjpg sunnydawn01.jpg manage 93 K 22 Feb 2016 - 22:05 Main.TLaurin Photo by Kelways-United Kingdom
sunnydawn04.jpgjpg sunnydawn04.jpg manage 85 K 08 Jul 2013 - 20:09 Main.TLaurin Photo by Schreiner's Iris Gardens
sunnydawn05.JPGJPG sunnydawn05.JPG manage 54 K 09 Jul 2014 - 02:14 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the Bee Warburton slide collection
sunnydawn06.JPGJPG sunnydawn06.JPG manage 87 K 09 Jul 2014 - 02:16 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the Bee Warburton slide collection
sunnydawn09.JPGJPG sunnydawn09.JPG manage 137 K 07 Jan 2021 - 16:30 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the 1994 Schreiners catalogue by Terry Laurin
sunnydawn1.jpgjpg sunnydawn1.jpg manage 36 K 21 Nov 2018 - 02:53 Main.TLaurin Photo by Iriszkert Szasz-Hungary.
sunnydawn2.jpgjpg sunnydawn2.jpg manage 35 K 21 Nov 2018 - 02:56 Main.TLaurin Photo by Iriszkert Szasz-Hungary.
sunnydawn3.jpgjpg sunnydawn3.jpg manage 28 K 21 Nov 2018 - 02:57 Main.TLaurin Photo by Iriszkert Szasz-Hungary.
sunnydawn6.JPGJPG sunnydawn6.JPG manage 67 K 24 Jan 2014 - 22:01 Main.TLaurin Photo by Robert Piatek-Poland
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