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■(TB) 'Country Dawn'

2003, Johnson

'Country Dawn' (Thomas Johnson, R. 2002). Seedling Q38C. TB, 41" (104 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards white, central area with fine gold veining; style arms white, yellow midrib and crest tips; falls white with yellow haft, fine yellow veining from beard to edge, narrow yellow rim inside clear crystalline rim; beards yellow, white base; pronounced sweet fragrance. 'Sunshine Song' X 'Goldkist'. Mid-America 2003. Honorable Mention 2005.

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Picture by Snowpeak IrisPlease contact Brock Heilman for image use.COUNTRY DAWN (T. Johnson 2003)countrydawnPhoto by Jeanette GrahamPhoto by Jeanette GrahamPhoto by Across Iris Lanes GardenPhoto by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris GardensPhoto by Plantas Distintas-SpainPhoto by HildenbrandtPhoto by LoktevPhoto by Alain Chapelle-Jardin dtaken at the AIS Portland National in 2006taken at the AIS Portland National in 2006Colleen Modra Photo - Tken at Mid America


Awaiting original catalog description.


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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COUNTRY_DAWN_(T._Johnson_2003).JPGJPG COUNTRY_DAWN_(T._Johnson_2003).JPG manage 766 K 13 Aug 2016 - 16:34 PerryDyer  
CountryDawn10.jpgjpg CountryDawn10.jpg manage 30 K 09 Dec 2013 - 21:19 TerryLaurin Photo by Plantas Distintas-Spain
CountryDawnTJohnson03_copy.jpgjpg CountryDawnTJohnson03_copy.jpg manage 45 K 19 Nov 2010 - 19:39 ColleenModra Colleen Modra Photo - Tken at Mid America
CountryDawn_by_JanLauritzen.jpgjpg CountryDawn_by_JanLauritzen.jpg manage 65 K 26 Jan 2012 - 22:59 Main.janlauritzen taken at the AIS Portland National in 2006
CountryDawn_by_JanLauritzen_2.jpgjpg CountryDawn_by_JanLauritzen_2.jpg manage 68 K 26 Jan 2012 - 23:01 Main.janlauritzen taken at the AIS Portland National in 2006
country20dawn09SPI.jpgjpg country20dawn09SPI.jpg manage 63 K 16 Mar 2010 - 15:20 Main.mshadow Picture by Snowpeak Iris
country_dawn-X2.jpgjpg country_dawn-X2.jpg manage 182 K 18 Feb 2016 - 22:54 BrockHeilman Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.
countrydawn.jpgjpg countrydawn.jpg manage 63 K 10 Jan 2011 - 19:01 Main.avmoran  
countrydawn01.jpgjpg countrydawn01.jpg manage 60 K 29 Aug 2014 - 00:10 TerryLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham
countrydawn02.jpegjpeg countrydawn02.jpeg manage 63 K 29 Aug 2014 - 00:12 TerryLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham
countrydawn03.JPGJPG countrydawn03.JPG manage 67 K 23 Aug 2015 - 15:38 TerryLaurin Photo by Across Iris Lanes Garden
countrydawn09.jpgjpg countrydawn09.jpg manage 120 K 11 Jul 2020 - 15:11 TerryLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
countrydawn7.jpgjpg countrydawn7.jpg manage 29 K 15 Aug 2013 - 18:42 TerryLaurin Photo by Hildenbrandt's Iris Garden
countrydawn8.jpgjpg countrydawn8.jpg manage 34 K 05 Oct 2013 - 21:47 TerryLaurin Photo by Loktev's Iris Garden-Russia
countrydawn9.jpgjpg countrydawn9.jpg manage 74 K 06 Nov 2013 - 22:11 TerryLaurin Photo by Alain Chapelle-Jardin d'Iris de Bubry-France
Topic revision: r30 - 23 Mar 2023, Harloiris
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