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■(TB) 'Joyance'

1929, Dykes

'Joyance' (Katherine Dykes, R. 1929). TB, Midseason to late bloom. Color Class-W4. Dykes 1929. British Dykes Medal 1929.

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From Maple Valley Iris Garden catalog, 1937: JOYANCE (Dykes 1930) M. L. 38 in. A warm creamy white seedling of W. R. Dykes, with a rich golden glow at the throat. The substance, height and branching are all exceptionally good. $2.00.
JOYANCE (Mrs. Dykes 1932) M. 38". A huge creamy white flower with soft golden heart and fine gold veins at the throat. The flowers have excellent substance and good form and are well distributed on well branched tall stalks. $1.75. [1937 Quality Gardens catalog, Freeport, IL]


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.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

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-- Main.RPries - 2010-12-13
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Joyance.jpgjpg Joyance.jpg manage 16 K 13 Dec 2010 - 19:03 UnknownUser Courtesy of Mike Lowe from original HIPS website
Joyance03.JPGJPG Joyance03.JPG manage 82 K 15 Jun 2014 - 01:16 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the Rosalie Figge slide collection
joyance.jpgjpg joyance.jpg manage 125 K 17 Jun 2018 - 03:00 Main.TLaurin Photo by Sandy Gessner Eggertson-Merlebleu Iris Garden-Manitoba,Canada
joyance09.JPGJPG joyance09.JPG manage 126 K 17 Dec 2021 - 03:50 Main.TLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
joyance090.JPGJPG joyance090.JPG manage 119 K 17 Dec 2021 - 03:51 Main.TLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
joyance9.JPGJPG joyance9.JPG manage 93 K 20 Aug 2021 - 21:11 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
joyanceIC.jpgjpg joyanceIC.jpg manage 17 K 12 Dec 2011 - 23:17 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Iris City Gardens (this photo may be of 'G.P.Baker')
joyancedelane.jpgjpg joyancedelane.jpg manage 105 K 05 Dec 2021 - 13:51 Main.TLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
joyancedelane1.jpgjpg joyancedelane1.jpg manage 92 K 05 Dec 2021 - 13:51 Main.TLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
joyancedelane10.jpgjpg joyancedelane10.jpg manage 92 K 05 Dec 2021 - 13:51 Main.TLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
Topic revision: r24 - 03 Apr 2022, TLaurin
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