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■(SPX) 'Summer Candy'

2009, Probst

'Summer Candy' (Darrell Probst, R. 2009). Sdlg. 88XPAMPMO-12-17. SPEC-X, 36" (91 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards pink (near RHS 64D) veined slightly redder; style arms cream to light yellow (16D), pink tips, orange midribs (25B); Falls white to cream ground, medium pink edges, dark pink center spots (64B), signal white to yellow ground, dark pink dots and tiger veins (64B); slight sweet fragrance. Parentage unknown, involving I. dichotoma and I. domestica. Joe Pye Weed 2009.

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From Joe Pye Weed catalog, 2014: SUMMER CANDY - '09, 36", M, SPEC-X (Probst). Rosy pink! The falls have a white to pale yellow signal covered with dark pink dots and dashes which come together in a flush at the center of the fall. Iris type form with very wide parts, including the styles which are pale cream with pink tips and apricot midribs. Opens at 4 pm and remains open until dark. Over 300 blooms per stalk. $15.00

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summer candy.jpgjpg summer candy.jpg manage 174 K 16 Sep 2022 - 19:30 BobPries  
summercandy01.JPGJPG summercandy01.JPG manage 52 K 23 Oct 2014 - 16:06 Main.TLaurin Photo by Joe Pye Weed's Garden
summercandy02.JPGJPG summercandy02.JPG manage 120 K 23 Oct 2014 - 16:15 Main.TLaurin Photo by Joe Pye Weed's Garden
summercandy9.jpgjpg summercandy9.jpg manage 118 K 04 Jul 2021 - 11:29 Main.TLaurin Photo by Judy Schneider-The Shady Spot
Topic revision: r9 - 21 Oct 2022, BobPries
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