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■(SDB) 'Zaftig'

2010, Black

'Zaftig' (Paul Black, R. 2009) Seedling O276A. SDB, 14" (36 cm), Late midseason bloom. Standards medium light slate blue infused violet up midrib, minimal brassy-grey rim; style arms medium light slate violet, crests rimmed brassy grey; Falls medium light slate violet, medium violet diffused spot over center two thirds, smoky plum haft, minimal brassy-grey rim; beards orange; pronounced spicy fragrance. Seedling L206A: ('Brash' x 'Fine Idea') X seedling M154A: ('White Accent' x 'Navy Ruffles'). Mid-America 2010.

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From Mid-America Garden catalog, 2010: ZAFTIG (Black ‘10) SDB Midseason 14”(36cm). This enticing little morsel is deliciously plump with everything in just the right place and with loads of personality. Standards are slate violet. Very round falls are grayed purple with wide slate violet bands. Orange beards give it that special touch. Sdlg. O276A: (Brash x Fine Idea) X (White Accent x Navy Ruffles). $18.00.

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-- RolandDejoux - 2010-01-27
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BHP_7875-X2_zaftig.jpgjpg BHP_7875-X2_zaftig.jpg manage 145 K 12 Feb 2016 - 08:17 BrockHeilman Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.
ZAFTIG.jpgjpg ZAFTIG.jpg manage 73 K 02 Feb 2010 - 07:11 Main.Laymont+ by Mid-America Garden Oregon USA
Zaftig 30 Sep.jpgjpg Zaftig 30 Sep.jpg manage 384 K 08 Oct 2023 - 10:46 RachelMarks photo by Rachel Marks, Gippsland, Australia, 2023
zaftig01.JPGJPG zaftig01.JPG manage 84 K 09 Dec 2014 - 14:49 Main.TLaurin Photo by Don McQueen at Paris,Ontario
zaftig02.JPGJPG zaftig02.JPG manage 81 K 04 Jun 2014 - 02:03 Main.TLaurin Photo by Don McQueen,London, Ont. Canada Zone5.
zaftig03.JPGJPG zaftig03.JPG manage 70 K 04 Jun 2014 - 02:05 Main.TLaurin Photo by Don McQueen,London, Ont. Canada Zone5.
zaftig04.JPGJPG zaftig04.JPG manage 66 K 09 Dec 2014 - 14:51 Main.TLaurin Photo by Don McQueen at Paris,Ontario
zaftig05.JPGJPG zaftig05.JPG manage 64 K 09 Dec 2014 - 14:53 Main.TLaurin Photo by Don McQueen at Paris,Ontario
zaftig1.jpgjpg zaftig1.jpg manage 295 K 18 Nov 2019 - 03:52 Main.TLaurin Photo by Riverina Iris Farm-Australia
zaftig2.jpgjpg zaftig2.jpg manage 156 K 26 Jan 2023 - 02:42 Main.TLaurin Photo by Smokin Heights-Australia
Topic revision: r24 - 08 Oct 2023, RachelMarks
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