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■(SIB) 'New Mown Hay'

2008, Schafer/Sacks

'New Mown Hay' (Marty Schafer & Jan Sacks, R. 2009). Seedling S00-21-1. SIB, 30" (76 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards greenish white (RHS 157D), slightly veined turquoise; style arms pearly greenish white, turquoise flush in heart and up lower midribs; falls greyed green (195B/C), soft veining, greyed yellow (160A/B) rim, signal yellow (12B), green veins and speckles; slight fragrance. Seedling S96-37-2: (seedlingt S92-75-11, 'Book Of Secrets' sibling x 'Dandy's Hornpipe') X 'Uncorked'. Joe Pye Weed 2008. Honorable Mention 2013.

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Awaiting original catalog description
Hybridizer's Comment: Bright pearly white standards and styles with turquoise trim set off the greyed-green falls. Clean yellow signals with green veins. Lovely form. Makes a gorgeous shining clump with 2 branches and 4 to 5 buds carried nicely above the foliage.


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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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
IMG_5880-X2_new_mown_hay.jpgjpg IMG_5880-X2_new_mown_hay.jpg manage 196 K 12 Feb 2016 - 05:20 BrockHeilman Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.
NewMownHay00.JPGJPG NewMownHay00.JPG manage 253 K 24 Feb 2024 - 22:03 Main.TLaurin Photo by Janet Sacks-Joe Pye Weed's Garden
NewMownHayJPW.jpgjpg NewMownHayJPW.jpg manage 71 K 10 Feb 2010 - 15:29 Main.mshadow Joe Pye Weed's Garden
NewMownHayJPW16.jpgjpg NewMownHayJPW16.jpg manage 38 K 02 Sep 2016 - 20:31 Main.Betsy881 Detail of photo by Betsy Higgins
NewMownHay__by_JanLauritzen.jpgjpg NewMownHay__by_JanLauritzen.jpg manage 68 K 21 Oct 2010 - 18:27 Main.janlauritzen Taken at the AIS 2009 Convention in Kansas City
NewMownHay_by_JanLauritzen.jpgjpg NewMownHay_by_JanLauritzen.jpg manage 65 K 02 Sep 2011 - 07:57 Main.janlauritzen Taken at Government House, Victoria, BC at AIS 2011 Convention
newmownhay1.jpgjpg newmownhay1.jpg manage 150 K 12 Jun 2016 - 02:08 Main.TLaurin Photo by Sandy Gessner Eggertson-Merlebleu Iris Garden-Manitoba,Canada
newmownhay2.JPGJPG newmownhay2.JPG manage 149 K 13 Jun 2018 - 20:56 Main.TLaurin Photo by Sandy Gessner Eggertson-Merlebleu Iris Garden-Manitoba,Canada
newmownhay3.jpgjpg newmownhay3.jpg manage 193 K 17 Jun 2018 - 02:57 Main.TLaurin Photo by Sandy Gessner Eggertson-Merlebleu Iris Garden-Manitoba,Canada
Topic revision: r19 - 24 Feb 2024, Harloiris
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