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■(TB) 'Autograph'

1985, Luihn

'Autograph' (Walter Luihn, R. 1985). Seedling 81-2. TB, 32" (81 cm), Early to midseason bloom. Standards blue white (M&P 41-A-2) shaded deeper (41-A-6) at base, fading to near white; falls blue white (41-A-3) at hafts, paler (41-A-2) on remainder of falls, fading to near white; dark navy blue beard tipped bronze ln throat; slight sweet fragrance. Seedling 79-18: ('Song Of Norway' x 'Evening Echo') X seedling 79-20: ('Song Of Norway' x ( 'Navy Strut' x 'Five Star Admiral')). Keppel 1986. Franklin Cook Cup 1987; Favorite Guest 1987; Honorable Mention 1988.

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From AIS Bulletin #260 January 1986 Introducing AUTOGRAPH (Luihn) EM 32" ((Song of Norway x Evening Echo) X (Song of Norway x (Navy Strut x Five Star Admiral))). Very striking dark blue beards on tailored blue white flowers; for the breeder. $25.00. Keith Keppel.


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.

BobPries - 21 Apr 2019

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Autograph01.jpgjpg Autograph01.jpg manage 42 K 25 Sep 2014 - 02:46 Main.TLaurin Photo by C&T Iris Patch
Autograph02.jpgjpg Autograph02.jpg manage 127 K 27 Feb 2017 - 15:58 Main.TLaurin Photo by Glanavon Iris Patch-New Zealand
Autograph04.jpgjpg Autograph04.jpg manage 116 K 14 Sep 2017 - 02:57 Main.TLaurin Photo by Amazing Iris Garden-New Zealand
Autograph291008_copy.jpgjpg Autograph291008_copy.jpg manage 34 K 18 Nov 2010 - 09:22 ColleenModra Colleen Modra Photo
Autograph3.jpgjpg Autograph3.jpg manage 513 K 19 Jan 2017 - 17:34 Main.TLaurin Photo by Sunshine Iris Nursery-Australia
Autograph4.jpgjpg Autograph4.jpg manage 50 K 18 Oct 2013 - 00:02 Main.TLaurin Photo by Sunshine Iris Nursery-Australia
IMG_7462.JPGJPG IMG_7462.JPG manage 2 MB 03 Apr 2015 - 20:14 Main.sam by sam ryks
auto01.jpgjpg auto01.jpg manage 41 K 02 Feb 2015 - 16:15 Main.TLaurin Photo by Riverina Iris Farm-Australia
auto02.jpgjpg auto02.jpg manage 39 K 02 Feb 2015 - 16:17 Main.TLaurin Photo by Riverina Iris Farm-Australia
autograph01.jpgjpg autograph01.jpg manage 144 K 22 Nov 2017 - 17:01 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-France
autograph02.JPGJPG autograph02.JPG manage 71 K 24 Jun 2014 - 15:18 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the Bee Warburton slide collection
autograph02.jpgjpg autograph02.jpg manage 42 K 15 Nov 2014 - 21:16 Main.TLaurin Photo by Riverina Iris Farm-Australia
autograph03.jpgjpg autograph03.jpg manage 17 K 10 Jan 2015 - 16:38 Main.TLaurin Photo by Amazing Iris Garden-New Zealand
autograph04.jpgjpg autograph04.jpg manage 153 K 25 Apr 2020 - 15:46 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
autograph_64.jpgjpg autograph_64.jpg manage 71 K 24 Nov 2010 - 01:22 Main.Elladan photo by Elladan
autograph_66.jpgjpg autograph_66.jpg manage 63 K 24 Nov 2010 - 01:22 Main.Elladan photo by Elladan
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