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■(SIB) 'Ama-No-Hane'

2000, Shimizu

'Ama-No-Hane' (Hiroshi Shimizu, R. 2002). SIB, 29" (74 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards absent; falls (6) light lavender, inconspicuous white signal. Parentage unknown. Windwood 2000.

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Photo by IriswarehouseEdmundas Kondratas photoPhoto by Antanas Markevicius-Geles Iris Garden-Lithuania.Photo by Ensata GardensPhoto by Sandor Szasz-Iriszkert-HungaryPlease contact Brock Heilman for image use.


From Windwood Gardens catalog, 2008: AMA-NO-HANE - Shimizu 2002. 30" M. diploid. Parentage unknown. Delicately colored very light lavender self with gold/green hafts that are well displayed. The first 6-fall type in this color class it has pleasing fullness with overlapping parts. Good upright foliage, 2-3 buds and a cool, fresh effect. $5.00


Quick Summary of Cultural Directions

Hardiness Zones 3-8 for most varieties, Some Siberian cultivars tolerate colder, others tolerate warmer zones (please comment in comment box with your location if this cultivar grows well in zone 3, 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, Prefers moist conditions especially in Spring bloom season.
PH Average garden solis 6.1 to 7.5,
Fertilizer Prefers rich conditions on organic soils.

-- BobPries - 2011-03-07

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
AmaNoHama01.JPGJPG AmaNoHama01.JPG manage 33 K 27 Apr 2015 - 15:16 TerryLaurin Photo by Ensata Gardens
AmaNoHane9.jpgjpg AmaNoHane9.jpg manage 131 K 08 Jul 2021 - 14:52 TerryLaurin Photo by Sandor Szasz-Iriszkert-Hungary
Ama_no_hane.jpgjpg Ama_no_hane.jpg manage 61 K 09 Feb 2012 - 20:24 BobPries Edmundas Kondratas photo
BHP_7432-X2_ama_no_hane.jpgjpg BHP_7432-X2_ama_no_hane.jpg manage 249 K 20 Feb 2016 - 04:47 BrockHeilman Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.
ama_no_hana_siberian.jpgjpg ama_no_hana_siberian.jpg manage 772 K 03 Aug 2017 - 01:58 TerryLaurin Photo by Iriswarehouse
amananohane1.jpgjpg amananohane1.jpg manage 115 K 04 Sep 2018 - 01:23 TerryLaurin Photo by Antanas Markevicius-Geles Iris Garden-Lithuania.
Topic revision: r19 - 06 Feb 2024, Harloiris
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