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■(SIB) 'Black Joker'

2013, Schafer/Sacks

'Black Joker' (Marty Schafer and Jan Sacks, R. 2013) Seedling S06-43-1. SIB, 19" (48 cm). Midseason to late bloom. Standards yellow-lavender, violet wash in center, pale yellow edge; style arms pearl with shades of blue-violet and aqua blue; Falls deep yellow-purple (similar to RHS 79A), diffuse gold (16B) rim, yellow signal heavily veined and speckled very dark purple. 'Hot Sketch' X seedling S02-13-13: (seedling S99-65-12: (seedling S97-36B-1: ('Summer Revels' x 'Tom Schaefer') x seedling S96-67-10, 'Lady's Chain' sibling) x seedling S99-77-1, 'Gone Plummin' pollen parent). Joe Pye Weed 2013. Honorable Mention 2016; Award of Merit 2019; Morgan-Wood Medal 2023.

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Quick Summary of Cultural Directions

Hardiness Zones 3-8 for most varieties, Some Siberian cultivars tolerate colder, others tolerate warmer zones (please comment in comment box with your location if this cultivar grows well in zone 3, 9, or 10.)
Exposure Prefers full sun for optimal performance, may still bloom in half-day shade
Water: Prefers well drained but moist good garden soil, More tolerant of dry conditions in established plants, Prefers moist conditions especially in Spring bloom season.
PH Average garden solis 6.1 to 7.5,
Fertilizer Prefers rich conditions on organic soils.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

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-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
BHP_8032-X2_black_joker.jpgjpg BHP_8032-X2_black_joker.jpg manage 178 K 12 Feb 2016 - 04:33 BrockHeilman Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.
Blackjoker.jpgjpg Blackjoker.jpg manage 96 K 03 Jul 2013 - 16:07 Main.TLaurin Photo by Joe Pye Weed's Garden
Blackjoker1.jpgjpg Blackjoker1.jpg manage 66 K 03 Jul 2013 - 16:07 Main.TLaurin Photo by Joe Pye Weed's Garden
Blackjoker10.JPGJPG Blackjoker10.JPG manage 250 K 23 Feb 2024 - 13:45 Main.TLaurin Photo by Janet Sacks-Joe Pye Weed's Garden
Blackjoker2.jpgjpg Blackjoker2.jpg manage 58 K 03 Jul 2013 - 16:08 Main.TLaurin Photo by Joe Pye Weed's Garden
blackjoker01.jpgjpg blackjoker01.jpg manage 65 K 14 Dec 2015 - 20:16 Main.TLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham-Magic Valley Iris Society
blackjoker02.JPGJPG blackjoker02.JPG manage 342 K 24 Mar 2017 - 20:44 Main.TLaurin Photo by Kate Brewitt-2015 Siberian/Species Convention
blackjoker020.JPGJPG blackjoker020.JPG manage 230 K 01 Aug 2022 - 02:16 Main.TLaurin Photo by Kate Brewitt-taken at 2015 Siberian/Species Convention
blackjoker03.jpgjpg blackjoker03.jpg manage 61 K 18 Mar 2018 - 02:06 Main.TLaurin Photo by Aitken's Salmon Creek Garden
blackjoker04.jpgjpg blackjoker04.jpg manage 42 K 08 Aug 2021 - 15:37 Main.TLaurin Photo by Aitken's Salmon Creek Garden
sib-black-joker1-18.jpgjpg sib-black-joker1-18.jpg manage 226 K 05 Aug 2018 - 23:38 Main.mikeu Photo by Mike Unser, taken at Aitken's Salmon Creek Garden
Topic revision: r20 - 23 Feb 2024, TLaurin
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