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■(TB) 'Sun Dappled'

1984, Niswonger

'Sun Dappled' (O. David Niswonger, R. 1983). Seedling# 36-79. TB, 32" (81 cm). Early bloom. Standards white, slightly flushed yellow; falls ruffled yellow; white beard tipped marigold. Seedling# 2-72: (seedling# 92-69: ('Java Dove' x (('Happy Birthday' x 'Glittering Amber') x 'Marilyn C')) x 'Sunset Snows') X seedling# 18-77('Coral Strand' x 'Peach Spot'). Cape Iris 1984. Honorable Mention 1987.

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Photo by Augusto Bianco-biancoiride-Gabiano-ItalyPhoto by Comanche Acres Iris GardensPhoto by Blue J IrisPhoto by Elladan McLeesterPhoto by Elladan McLeesterPhoto by Sandor Szasz-Iriszkert-HungaryPhoto by Sandor Szasz-Iriszkert-HungaryPhoto by Blue J IrisPhoto taken on 22nd April 2014 in Piedmont, Italy


From AIS Bulletin #253 April 1984 Introducing SUN DAPPLED (Niswonger '84) Sdlg. 36-79: (((Java Dove x ((Happy Birthday x Glittering Amber)) x Marilyn C)) x Sunset Snows) X (Coral Strand x Peach Spot) TB, 32", E. This is a bright yellow amoena of which there aren't many. $25.00. Cape Iris Gardens.


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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-- BobPries - 2011-03-07
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
SUNDAPPLED01.JPGJPG SUNDAPPLED01.JPG manage 37 K 16 Aug 2014 - 18:08 TerryLaurin Photo by Augusto Bianco-biancoiride-Gabiano-Italy
SunDappled01.jpgjpg SunDappled01.jpg manage 45 K 19 Aug 2014 - 15:30 TerryLaurin Photo by Comanche Acres Iris Gardens
SunDappled02.jpgjpg SunDappled02.jpg manage 54 K 14 Apr 2014 - 15:50 TerryLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
SunDappled03.jpgjpg SunDappled03.jpg manage 62 K 05 Apr 2015 - 01:12 TerryLaurin Photo by Elladan McLeester
SunDappled04.jpgjpg SunDappled04.jpg manage 55 K 05 Apr 2015 - 01:13 TerryLaurin Photo by Elladan McLeester
SunDappledBJI.JPGJPG SunDappledBJI.JPG manage 76 K 07 Apr 2012 - 22:01 BetsyHiggins Photo by Blue J Iris
TB_Sun_Dappled.JPGJPG TB_Sun_Dappled.JPG manage 161 K 09 Jan 2021 - 19:17 ElenaPerelli Photo taken on 22nd April 2014 in Piedmont, Italy
sundappled1.jpgjpg sundappled1.jpg manage 37 K 11 Dec 2018 - 22:51 TerryLaurin Photo by Sandor Szasz-Iriszkert-Hungary
sundappled2.jpgjpg sundappled2.jpg manage 54 K 16 Jul 2021 - 01:35 TerryLaurin Photo by Sandor Szasz-Iriszkert-Hungary
Topic revision: r16 - 07 Nov 2022, TerryLaurin
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