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■(TB) 'Lunar Whitewash'

2003, Innerst

'Lunar Whitewash' (Sterling Innerst, R. 2003). Seedling# Re 5049-8. TB, 36" (91 cm), Late midseason bloom and rebloom. White self; style arms and beards cream. Seedling Re4623-6: ('Bonus Mama' x 'Twice Delightful') X seedling Re4623-1, sibling. Innerst 2003.

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From AIS Bulletin #329 April 2003 Introducing LUNAR WHITEWASH, sdlg Re5049-8, TB, ML, 36", reblooms annually Oct.-Nov. here in PA ((Re4623-6 (Bonus Mama x Twice Delightful) X Re4623-l (Bonus Mama x Twice Delightful)). Excellently formed, wide ruffled self; beards yellow tipped white. Fertile both ways. $35. Sterling Innerst.


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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-- BettyJacobs - 2010-04-04
  • Rebloomed in Aug., Sep., Oct. in Modesto, CA USDA Zone 9, Riley Probst -- RileyProbst - 07 Oct 2010
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
DSCN1057.JPGJPG DSCN1057.JPG manage 68 K 04 Apr 2010 - 05:01 Main.bjacobs Photo by Betty Jacobs
DSCN1058.JPGJPG DSCN1058.JPG manage 67 K 04 Apr 2010 - 05:03 Main.bjacobs Photo by Betty Jacobs
DSCN3998.JPGJPG DSCN3998.JPG manage 69 K 14 Feb 2011 - 15:07 Main.bjacobs Rebloomer - Picture taken in December 2010. Photo by Betty Jacobs.
IMG_2036-X2_lunar_whitewash.jpgjpg IMG_2036-X2_lunar_whitewash.jpg manage 186 K 17 Feb 2016 - 04:09 BrockHeilman Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.
LunarWhitewash9.jpgjpg LunarWhitewash9.jpg manage 38 K 13 Jan 2023 - 19:25 UnknownUser Photo by Trails End Iris Gardens
lunar-whitewash_Hyeres.jpgjpg lunar-whitewash_Hyeres.jpg manage 83 K 01 Nov 2017 - 09:35 UnknownUser Photo by Iris en Provence, France (2017)
lunar01.jpgjpg lunar01.jpg manage 47 K 25 Apr 2015 - 15:09 UnknownUser Photo by Aitken's Salmon Creek Garden
lunarwhitewash01.jpgjpg lunarwhitewash01.jpg manage 14 K 10 Aug 2018 - 03:25 UnknownUser Photo by Colin Campbell- Iris Hills Farm.
lunarwhitewash02.pngpng lunarwhitewash02.png manage 130 K 21 Jul 2014 - 03:23 UnknownUser Photo by Colin Campbell- Iris Hills Farm.
lunarwhitewash09.jpgjpg lunarwhitewash09.jpg manage 194 K 20 Nov 2021 - 02:50 UnknownUser Photo by Jean Claude Jacob-Iris de la Baie-France
lunarwhitewash1.jpgjpg lunarwhitewash1.jpg manage 161 K 10 Jul 2019 - 22:15 UnknownUser Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Garden
lunarwhitewash2.jpgjpg lunarwhitewash2.jpg manage 191 K 11 Jul 2019 - 02:06 UnknownUser Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Garden
lunarwhitewash3.jpgjpg lunarwhitewash3.jpg manage 92 K 16 Jul 2019 - 20:51 UnknownUser Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Garden
lunarwhitewash4.jpgjpg lunarwhitewash4.jpg manage 94 K 19 Jul 2019 - 02:56 UnknownUser Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Garden
lunarwhitewash5.jpgjpg lunarwhitewash5.jpg manage 81 K 21 Jul 2019 - 03:01 UnknownUser Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Garden
lunarwhitewash6.jpgjpg lunarwhitewash6.jpg manage 101 K 23 Jul 2019 - 02:26 UnknownUser Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Garden
lunarwhitewash7.jpgjpg lunarwhitewash7.jpg manage 172 K 30 Jul 2019 - 01:38 UnknownUser Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Garden
Topic revision: r31 - 13 Jan 2023, TLaurin
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