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■(TB) 'Autumn Joy'

2001, Spoon

'Autumn Joy' (Donald Spoon, R. 2000). Seedling 89-144C. TB, height 30" (76 cm), Early bloom and rebloom. Standards reddish violet wash to maroon at base, minimal white ground showing except on reverse; style arms reddish violet to maroon, light yellow edges; Falls deep reddish violet (RHS 83A) border, short dark veins near beard, ground white; beards white base, hairs tipped greyed orange to brown; ruffled; slight sweet fragrance. 'Poet' X 'Sweet Anita'.. Winterberry 2001. Honorable Mention 2003.

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From AIS Bulletin #320 January 2001 Introducing Autumn Joy TB, 30" (76 cm), E & RE (Nov. in zone 6). Ruffled plicata, falls with deep reddish violet (RHS 83A) border and white ground. Standards reddish violet (maroon at base) with minimal white on outside, slightly open showing white ground with dark veins inside. Reddish violet styles, bordered yellow. Short, dark veins around white beards tipped grayed-orange (167A) and brown (166A) in the throat. (Poet X Sweet Anita). $35. Winterberry Gardens.
 

Culture

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FURTHER CULTURAL INFORMATION Sort
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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-- MarilynCampbell - 2010-02-06
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AutumnJoy2.jpgjpg AutumnJoy2.jpg manage 65 K 01 Aug 2013 - 20:36 Main.TLaurin Photo by Winterberry Gardens
autumnjoy.jpgjpg autumnjoy.jpg manage 57 K 01 Jan 2011 - 17:46 Main.avmoran  
autumnjoy01.jpgjpg autumnjoy01.jpg manage 246 K 18 Feb 2020 - 14:34 Main.TLaurin Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Garden
autumnjoy1.jpgjpg autumnjoy1.jpg manage 203 K 31 Jul 2019 - 20:26 Main.TLaurin Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Garden
autumnjoy2.jpgjpg autumnjoy2.jpg manage 208 K 31 Jul 2019 - 23:04 Main.TLaurin Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Garden
autumnjoy3.jpgjpg autumnjoy3.jpg manage 189 K 01 Aug 2019 - 03:03 Main.TLaurin Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Garden
autumnjoy4.jpgjpg autumnjoy4.jpg manage 218 K 02 Aug 2019 - 02:48 Main.TLaurin Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Garden
autumnjoy5.jpgjpg autumnjoy5.jpg manage 169 K 03 Aug 2019 - 02:22 Main.TLaurin Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Garden
autumnjoy6.jpgjpg autumnjoy6.jpg manage 187 K 03 Aug 2019 - 21:02 Main.TLaurin Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Garden
autumnjoy7.jpgjpg autumnjoy7.jpg manage 209 K 04 Aug 2019 - 02:59 Main.TLaurin Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Garden
autumnjoy8.jpgjpg autumnjoy8.jpg manage 189 K 16 Dec 2019 - 15:05 Main.TLaurin Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Garden
autumnjoy9.jpgjpg autumnjoy9.jpg manage 251 K 15 Jan 2020 - 14:29 Main.TLaurin Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Garden
autumnjoy91.JPGJPG autumnjoy91.JPG manage 255 K 18 Feb 2022 - 14:36 Main.TLaurin Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Iris Garden-reblooming Feb. 2022
autumnjoy99.jpgjpg autumnjoy99.jpg manage 234 K 27 Jul 2020 - 01:54 Main.TLaurin Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Garden
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