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■(JI) 'Greywoods Rain Shadows'

2010, Wilkinson

'Greywoods Rain Shadows' (Darlyn Wilkinson, R. 2010) Seedling 05-1. JI (6 F.), 35" (89 cm), Midseason bloom. Falls white, rayed light blue-lavender rim, blue lavender freckles, signal deep yellow; style arms white tipped lavender blue. Seedling 99-7: ('Hagoromo' ' Frilled Enchantment') X 'Greywoods Zampata'. Greywood Farm 2010.

See below:
grewoods2.JPGIMG 0284-X2 greywoods rain shadows.jpgrainshadows9.jpgrainshadows90.jpgrainshadows91.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
IMG_0284-X2_greywoods_rain_shadows.jpgjpg IMG_0284-X2_greywoods_rain_shadows.jpg manage 117 K 20 Feb 2016 - 05:42 BrockHeilman Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.
grewoods2.JPGJPG grewoods2.JPG manage 925 K 09 Dec 2017 - 22:38 Main.TLaurin Photo by Cascadia Iris Gardens
rainshadows9.jpgjpg rainshadows9.jpg manage 53 K 15 Apr 2022 - 11:16 Main.TLaurin Photo by Darlyn Wilkinson-Greywood Farm
rainshadows90.jpgjpg rainshadows90.jpg manage 263 K 15 Apr 2022 - 11:16 Main.TLaurin Photo by Darlyn Wilkinson-Greywood Farm
rainshadows91.JPGJPG rainshadows91.JPG manage 153 K 29 Feb 2024 - 13:43 Main.TLaurin Photo by Darlyn Wilkinson-Greywood Farm
Topic revision: r8 - 02 Mar 2024, Harloiris
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