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■(SDB) 'Sky Willow'

2005, Spoon

'Sky Willow' (Donald Spoon, R. 2004). Seedling# 99-85A. SDB, 12" (30 cm), Early to midseason bloom and re-bloom. Standards yellow green (RHS 154C); style arms very pale greenish-cream, light lavender stigmatic lip; falls yellow green (154C), olive (153A) veins in pumila spot; beards white at ends, orange in middle, deep orange in throat, by hairs white base tipped orange; ruffled; pronounced spicy sweet fragrance. 'Hot Chic' X 'Pele'. Winterberry 2005.

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Photo by Colin Campbell- Iris Hills Farm.Photo by Colin Campbell- Iris Hills Farm.Photo by Colin Campbell-Iris Hills FarmPhoto by Kate Brewitt-Aurora Borealis Iris Garden, Aurora, ON CanadaPhoto by Kate Brewitt-Aurora Borealis Iris Garden, Aurora, ON CanadaPhoto by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris GardensPhoto by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens

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From AIS Bulletin #337 April 2005 Introducing SKY WILLOW (D. Spoon) SDB, 12" (30 em), EM & RE (prolific rebloomer with 2-3 buds, Sept. in zone 6b). Sdlg. #99-85A. Ruffled chartreuse, yellow green (154A) like willow leaves in early spring. Style arms light greenish-cream with light lavender stigmatic lips. Yellow green falls with olive (153A) veins in pumila spot. Beards white at ends, orange in middle, and deep orange in throat. Spicy sweet fragrance. Fertile both ways. (Hot Chic X Pele). $20. Winterberry Gardens.
 


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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
skywillow01.jpgjpg skywillow01.jpg manage 32 K 31 Jul 2013 - 03:27 TerryLaurin Photo by Colin Campbell- Iris Hills Farm.
skywillow02.jpgjpg skywillow02.jpg manage 23 K 20 Jul 2014 - 13:08 TerryLaurin Photo by Colin Campbell- Iris Hills Farm.
skywillow03.jpgjpg skywillow03.jpg manage 16 K 31 Mar 2016 - 15:54 TerryLaurin Photo by Colin Campbell-Iris Hills Farm
skywillow1.JPGJPG skywillow1.JPG manage 72 K 29 Dec 2014 - 15:34 TerryLaurin Photo by Kate Brewitt-Aurora Borealis Iris Garden, Aurora, ON Canada
skywillow2.JPGJPG skywillow2.JPG manage 80 K 29 Dec 2014 - 15:36 TerryLaurin Photo by Kate Brewitt-Aurora Borealis Iris Garden, Aurora, ON Canada
skywillow9.JPGJPG skywillow9.JPG manage 119 K 14 May 2023 - 02:50 TerryLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
skywillow90.JPGJPG skywillow90.JPG manage 216 K 16 Jun 2023 - 03:03 TerryLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
Topic revision: r18 - 17 Jun 2023, Harloiris
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