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■(TB) 'Sunset Serenade'

1943, Sass

'Sunset Serenade' (Jacob Sass, R. 1941). Seedling# 40-309. TB. Late bloom. Color Class-S4L. 'Golden Age' x 'Prairie Sunset'. High Commendation 1942.

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Sunset Serenade stdSass Memorial Iris Garden photo by Linda WilkieSunset Serenade flPhoto by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.Picture taken at the Sass Memorial Garden near Ashland, Nebraska
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References:

From Carl Salbach catalog 1943: SUNSET SERENADE (J. Sass 1943). A soft golden tan. Standards apricot buff, falls orange, vinaceous yellow beard. Large blooms on well-branched 36" stems. $20.00.
From Sass catalog, 1948: SUNSET SERENADE (J. Sass, 1943)-A soft golden tan. S. apricot buff. F. orange vinaceous, yellow beard. Large flowers on 36-inch well branching stems. $4.00
 

Culture

Quick Summary of Cultural Directions

Hardiness Zones 4-8 for most varieties, Some cultivars tolerate colder, others tolerate warmer zones (please comment in comment box with your location if this cultivar grows well in zone 3, 4, 9, or 10.)
Exposure Prefers full sun for optimal performance, may still bloom in half-day shade
Water: Prefers well drained good garden soil, Tolerant of dry conditions in established plants, Intolerant of swampy conditions.
PH Prefers Neutral to basic solis 6.1 to 8.5, quite toleranr of more extreme conditions
Fertilizer Prefers rich conditions on relatively inorganic soils.
FURTHER CULTURAL INFORMATION Here

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-- KentPfeiffer - 2010-06-05
  • stem height poor clay soil 82cm/32", 5 buds/stem, bloom 135x97mm, slight purple at spathe/bud -- DaveinPA - 03 Jun 2020
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Sunset Serenade std.JPGJPG Sunset Serenade std.JPG manage 996 K 03 Jun 2020 - 14:09 DaveinPA  
SunsetSerenadeSass41.JPGJPG SunsetSerenadeSass41.JPG manage 65 K 06 Jun 2010 - 23:44 KentPfeiffer Picture taken at the Sass Memorial Garden near Ashland, Nebraska
Sunset_Serenade.jpgjpg Sunset_Serenade.jpg manage 179 K 09 Sep 2015 - 01:18 UnknownUser Sass Memorial Iris Garden photo by Linda Wilkie
Sunset_Serenade_fl.jpgjpg Sunset_Serenade_fl.jpg manage 45 K 20 Feb 2011 - 19:14 IrisP  
sunsetserenade.JPGJPG sunsetserenade.JPG manage 482 K 29 Jul 2018 - 02:38 TerryLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
sunsetserenade01.JPGJPG sunsetserenade01.JPG manage 155 K 23 Jun 2020 - 19:39 TerryLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
sunsetserenade02.JPGJPG sunsetserenade02.JPG manage 185 K 23 Jun 2020 - 19:40 TerryLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
sunsetserenade03.JPGJPG sunsetserenade03.JPG manage 135 K 23 Jun 2020 - 19:40 TerryLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
sunsetserenade04.JPGJPG sunsetserenade04.JPG manage 146 K 23 Jun 2020 - 19:40 TerryLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
sunsetserenade05.JPGJPG sunsetserenade05.JPG manage 119 K 23 Jun 2020 - 19:40 TerryLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
sunsetserenade06.JPGJPG sunsetserenade06.JPG manage 131 K 08 Jan 2022 - 01:25 TerryLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
sunsetserenade060.JPGJPG sunsetserenade060.JPG manage 159 K 08 Jan 2022 - 01:25 TerryLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
Topic revision: r25 - 01 Jul 2022, DavidPotembski
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