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■(SPX) 'Shirabyoshi'

2008, Shimizu

'Shirabyoshi' (Hiroshi Shimizu by Carol Warner, R. 2008). SPEC-X (Pseudata); 33" (84 cm), Early midseason bloom. Standards white; style arms white, creamy center; Falls white, signal deep yellow edged lighter yellow, surrounded by large rounded red-violet eyelash pattern. 'Gubijin' X mixed JI pollen. Draycott 2008.

Translation: White dancing girl.

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From Draycott Gardens catalog, 2016: SHIRABYOSHI (Hiroshi Shimizu, 2008) 33" EM. This early white with a bright red purple eyelash is a great landscape plant. It has proved to be very vigorous and sports about a 6-inch diameter flower. The bright red purple eyelash pattern is rounded and wide with quite prominent eyelashes extending about ¼ inch into the fall.The signal is a very deep bright yellow surrounded by a littler yellow area. This plant also has nice foliage. The name means "White Dancing Girl". Limited stock.

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-- JimWilson - 2010-06-16
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IMG_9403-X2_shirabyoshi.jpgjpg IMG_9403-X2_shirabyoshi.jpg manage 105 K 20 Feb 2016 - 06:24 BrockHeilman Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.
Shirabyoshi02.JPGJPG Shirabyoshi02.JPG manage 40 K 01 May 2014 - 17:09 Main.TLaurin Photo by Ensata Gardens
Shirabyoshi03.JPGJPG Shirabyoshi03.JPG manage 73 K 01 May 2014 - 17:11 Main.TLaurin Photo by Ensata Gardens
shirabyoshi01.jpgjpg shirabyoshi01.jpg manage 36 K 30 Jun 2017 - 11:51 Main.TLaurin Photo by Sandy Gessner Eggertson-Merlebleu Iris Garden-Manitoba,Canada
shirabyoshi108.JPGJPG shirabyoshi108.JPG manage 57 K 16 Jun 2010 - 20:19 Main.wilsonjh Photo by Carol Warner-Draycott Gardens
shirabyoshi9.JPGJPG shirabyoshi9.JPG manage 246 K 08 Oct 2023 - 15:19 Main.TLaurin Photo by Robert Hollingworth
Topic revision: r18 - 08 Oct 2023, TLaurin
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