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■(SIB) 'Shoot the Breeze'

2020, Schafer/Sacks

'Shoot the Breeze' (Marty Schafer and Jan Sacks, R. 2020) Seedling S13-72-11. SIB, 27" (69 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards soft blue-violet (RHS 97C to D), veined and washed a bit darker; style arms pale blue-violet, aqua midribs; falls light blue-violet (RHS 97B), washed a bit darker, soft yellow signal lightly marked with a few light veins and dashes. 'It’s a Date' sibling X 'Clear the Way' pod parent. Joe Pye Weed 2020.

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Awaiting original catalog description


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.

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
ShoottheBreeze.jpgjpg ShoottheBreeze.jpg manage 128 K 15 Feb 2020 - 20:26 Main.TLaurin Photo by Joe Pye Weed's Garden
ShoottheBreeze1.jpgjpg ShoottheBreeze1.jpg manage 147 K 15 Feb 2020 - 20:27 Main.TLaurin Photo by Joe Pye Weed's Garden
ShoottheBreeze2.jpgjpg ShoottheBreeze2.jpg manage 170 K 15 Feb 2020 - 20:27 Main.TLaurin Photo by Joe Pye Weed's Garden
ShoottheBreeze20.JPGJPG ShoottheBreeze20.JPG manage 289 K 26 Feb 2024 - 13:58 Main.TLaurin Photo by Janet Sacks-Joe Pye Weed's Garden
shootthebreeze5.jpgjpg shootthebreeze5.jpg manage 127 K 06 Jun 2023 - 02:42 Main.TLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham taken at Miller's Manor Gardens
shootthebreeze7.JPGJPG shootthebreeze7.JPG manage 162 K 28 Dec 2023 - 03:23 Main.TLaurin Photo by Cascadia Iris Gardens
shootthebreeze70.JPGJPG shootthebreeze70.JPG manage 184 K 28 Dec 2023 - 03:23 Main.TLaurin Photo by Cascadia Iris Gardens
shootthebreeze71.JPGJPG shootthebreeze71.JPG manage 366 K 28 Dec 2023 - 03:23 Main.TLaurin Photo by Cascadia Iris Gardens
shootthebreeze9.JPGJPG shootthebreeze9.JPG manage 170 K 25 Feb 2023 - 16:21 Main.TLaurin Photo by Margaret Spence-Cascadia Iris Gardens-taken at the 2022 Siberian/Species Convention
Topic revision: r9 - 26 Feb 2024, TLaurin
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