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■(TB) 'Pearls Of Autumn'

1993, Hager

'Pearls Of Autumn' (Ben Hager, R. 1992). Seedling# RE5079SmkCrBld. TB, 32" (81 cm). Midseason bloom and rebloom. Standards creamy pearl (smoky in cool weather); falls pearl, white deep in hafts; self beards. 'Mother Earth' X 'Bonus Mama'. Melrose 1993.

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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.

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-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Pearls-of-AutumnN.jpgjpg Pearls-of-AutumnN.jpg manage 53 K 23 Oct 2011 - 17:07 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Nola's Iris Garden
PearlsofAutumn01.jpgjpg PearlsofAutumn01.jpg manage 72 K 07 Apr 2015 - 15:39 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the John Weiler slide collection
PearlsofAutumnSI.JPGJPG PearlsofAutumnSI.JPG manage 288 K 20 Apr 2019 - 03:11 Main.TLaurin Photo by Sandy Ives.
pearlsofautumn01.jpgjpg pearlsofautumn01.jpg manage 61 K 12 Dec 2014 - 22:23 Main.TLaurin Photo by Matilija Nursery
pearlsofautumn02.jpgjpg pearlsofautumn02.jpg manage 67 K 01 Apr 2014 - 16:44 Main.TLaurin Photo by Matilija Nursery
pearlsofautumn03.jpgjpg pearlsofautumn03.jpg manage 59 K 12 Jul 2014 - 02:43 Main.TLaurin Photo by Matilija Nursery
pearlsofautumn9.JPGJPG pearlsofautumn9.JPG manage 307 K 18 Jan 2021 - 03:43 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the 2003 Cooley's Iris Gardens catalogue by Terry Laurin
Topic revision: r15 - 27 Mar 2022, TLaurin
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