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■(TB) 'Autumn Sunset'

1939, Lapham

'Autumn Sunset' ( E. Greig Lapham, R. 1939). TB. Rebloomer, Color Class-S9M. 'Rosy Wings' x 'Rameses',

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From Melrose Gardens catalog 1968: AUTUMN SUNSET (Lapham) Oct. Light yellow buff blended rose and lavender, lightly in the standards and strongly in the falls. 1.50.
Catalog References: Melrose 1968; Tell 1947


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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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
AutumnSunset01.jpgjpg AutumnSunset01.jpg manage 40 K 03 Nov 2014 - 15:24 Main.TLaurin Photo by Ogden Station Daylilies
AutumnSunsetBHI.JPGJPG AutumnSunsetBHI.JPG manage 139 K 16 Nov 2011 - 20:20 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
AutumnSunsetBHI.jpgjpg AutumnSunsetBHI.jpg manage 58 K 14 Apr 2012 - 17:55 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
AutumnSunsetBHI1.JPGJPG AutumnSunsetBHI1.JPG manage 81 K 10 Aug 2021 - 19:44 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
Autumn_Sunset_DSCF0876.JPGJPG Autumn_Sunset_DSCF0876.JPG manage 532 K 04 Jan 2017 - 04:46 Main.rshadlow taken at Presby 2016 AIS National Convention
autumn-sunset1-16.jpgjpg autumn-sunset1-16.jpg manage 138 K 11 Jun 2016 - 22:07 Main.mikeu Photo taken at Presby Memorial Iris Gardens by Mike Unser
autumnsunset02.JPGJPG autumnsunset02.JPG manage 158 K 08 Jun 2020 - 18:00 Main.TLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
autumnsunset03.JPGJPG autumnsunset03.JPG manage 703 K 28 Apr 2018 - 03:21 Main.TLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
autumnsunset04.JPGJPG autumnsunset04.JPG manage 141 K 08 Jun 2020 - 17:58 Main.TLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
autumnsunset1.JPGJPG autumnsunset1.JPG manage 288 K 30 Jun 2016 - 19:49 Main.TLaurin Photo by Kate Brewitt-taken at 2016 AIS Convention
autumnsunset9.JPGJPG autumnsunset9.JPG manage 182 K 05 Jun 2023 - 02:05 Main.TLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
Topic revision: r21 - 05 Jun 2023, TLaurin
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