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■(TB) 'Beauty Crown'

1977, Hamner

'Beauty Crown' (Bernard Hamner, R. 1976). Seedling 73-20. TB, 38" (97 cm), Early to midseason bloom. Standards peach (RHS 27A); falls cream, edged salmon peach; tangerine beard; lightly ruffled. (('New Moon' x 'Gypsy Rings') x 'Becky Lee') X ('Becky Lee' x ('New Moon' x 'Gypsy Rings')). Hamner 1977. Honorable Mention 1979.

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From AIS Bulletin #225 Spring 1977 Introducing BEAUTY CROWN-TB, 38", E-M. This graceful reverse pastel peach amoena has a lightly ruffled and flaring form. The wide domed peach stands and creamy falls edged peach are in perfect color harmony. Beard is tangerine. This beauty in pastel colors boasts an excellent branch, 8 buds plus vigorous growth habits. Sdlg. 73-20. ((New Moon x Gypsy Rings) x Becky Lee) X (Becky Lee x (New Moon x Gypsy Rings)). EC San Diego. $25.00. Hamner's Iris Garden.


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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-- RolandDejoux - 2009-12-22
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
BeautyCrown01.JPGJPG BeautyCrown01.JPG manage 46 K 20 Nov 2014 - 15:40 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
BeautyCrown02.JPGJPG BeautyCrown02.JPG manage 73 K 11 Aug 2021 - 02:59 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
BeautyCrownDE.jpgjpg BeautyCrownDE.jpg manage 56 K 12 Aug 2012 - 17:45 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Donald Eaves
BeautyCrown_by_JanLauritzen.jpgjpg BeautyCrown_by_JanLauritzen.jpg manage 65 K 26 Feb 2011 - 07:37 Main.janlauritzen Taken in my garden in Southern California
BeautyCrown_by_JanLauritzen_2.jpgjpg BeautyCrown_by_JanLauritzen_2.jpg manage 67 K 26 Feb 2011 - 07:37 Main.janlauritzen Taken in my garden in Southern California
BeautyCrown_by_JanLauritzen_3.jpgjpg BeautyCrown_by_JanLauritzen_3.jpg manage 66 K 26 Feb 2011 - 07:38 Main.janlauritzen Taken in my garden in Southern California
Beauty_Crown_Hamner_1977.JPGJPG Beauty_Crown_Hamner_1977.JPG manage 69 K 22 Dec 2009 - 18:18 Main.Laymont+ by Dejoux in my garden : sud-ouest France
beauty03.jpgjpg beauty03.jpg manage 69 K 13 May 2015 - 02:52 Main.TLaurin Photo by Exline Iris Garden
beautycrown01.jpgjpg beautycrown01.jpg manage 47 K 20 Dec 2014 - 16:31 Main.TLaurin Photo by Exline Iris Garden
beautycrown6.jpgjpg beautycrown6.jpg manage 54 K 04 Nov 2013 - 03:23 Main.TLaurin Photo by Alain Chapelle-France
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