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■(JI) 'Alexisaurus'

2012, Copeland

'Alexisaurus' (Jill Copeland, R. 2012) JI. Seedling R-18-T. JI (6 falls, tetraploid), 37" (94 cm). Late midseason bloom. Style arms cool white (155A); falls warm white (RHS 155D); signal full yellow (9A). Seedling 0-1-T: ('Blueberry Rimmed' x 'Maine Charm') X seedling (treated): ('Snook' x 'Pink Lips). Ensata 2012. Honorable Mention 2016; Award of Merit 2019.

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alex01.jpgalex03.JPGalexisaurus01.JPGAlexisaurus4.jpgBHP 9853-X2 alexisaurus.jpg


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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-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Alexisaurus4.jpgjpg Alexisaurus4.jpg manage 61 K 04 Feb 2016 - 19:20 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Ensata Gardens
BHP_9853-X2_alexisaurus.jpgjpg BHP_9853-X2_alexisaurus.jpg manage 132 K 20 Feb 2016 - 05:14 BrockHeilman Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.
alex01.jpgjpg alex01.jpg manage 60 K 23 Apr 2015 - 17:06 Main.TLaurin Photo by Aitken's Salmon Creek Garden
alex03.JPGJPG alex03.JPG manage 53 K 31 Aug 2015 - 02:51 Main.TLaurin Photo by Harbour Breezes Daylilies & Japanese Iris-Head of Jeddore-Nova Scotia-Canada
alexisaurus01.JPGJPG alexisaurus01.JPG manage 684 K 08 Dec 2017 - 04:07 Main.TLaurin Photo by Cascadia Iris Gardens
Topic revision: r20 - 18 Mar 2023, Harloiris
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