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■(JI) 'Swirling Waves'

1951, Payne

'Swirling Waves' (W. Arlie Payne, R. 1951) JI, 49" (124 cm), Midseason bloom. Violet bitone. 'Rishono' x seedling 20: (seedling 3 x 'Iso-no-nami'). Payne 1951.

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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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IMG_9885-X2_swirling_waves.jpgjpg IMG_9885-X2_swirling_waves.jpg manage 232 K 20 Feb 2016 - 06:30 BrockHeilman Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.
Swirlingwaves.jpgjpg Swirlingwaves.jpg manage 97 K 19 Jun 2013 - 22:00 Main.TLaurin Photo by Ensata Gardens
Swirlingwaves1.JPGJPG Swirlingwaves1.JPG manage 171 K 27 May 2020 - 19:50 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the 1991 Ensata Gardens catalogue by Terry Laurin
swirlingwaves01.JPGJPG swirlingwaves01.JPG manage 106 K 01 Sep 2015 - 02:48 Main.TLaurin Photo by Harbour Breezes Daylilies & Japanese Iris-Head of Jeddore-Nova Scotia-Canada
Topic revision: r15 - 18 Mar 2023, Harloiris
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