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■(SDB) 'Sky Willow'

2005, Spoon

'Sky Willow' (Donald Spoon, R. 2004). Seedling# 99-85A. SDB, height 12" (30 cm), Early to midseason bloom and rebloom. Standards yellow green (RHS 154C); style arms very pale greenish-cream, light lavender stigmatic lip; falls yellow green (154C), olive (153A) veins in pumila spot; beards white at ends, orange in middle, deep orange in throat, by hairs white base tipped orange; ruffled; pronounced spicy sweet fragrance. 'Hot Chic' X 'Pele'. Winterberry 2005.

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From AIS Bulletin #337 April 2005 Introducing SKY WILLOW (D. Spoon) SDB, 12" (30 em), EM & RE (prolific rebloomer with 2-3 buds, Sept. in zone 6b). Sdlg. #99-85A. Ruffled chartreuse, yellow green (154A) like willow leaves in early spring. Style arms light greenish-cream with light lavender stigmatic lips. Yellow green falls with olive (153A) veins in pumila spot. Beards white at ends, orange in middle, and deep orange in throat. Spicy sweet fragrance. Fertile both ways. (Hot Chic X Pele). $20. Winterberry Gardens.

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skywillow01.jpgjpg skywillow01.jpg manage 32 K 31 Jul 2013 - 03:27 Main.TLaurin Photo by Colin Campbell- Iris Hills Farm.
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skywillow03.jpgjpg skywillow03.jpg manage 16 K 31 Mar 2016 - 15:54 Main.TLaurin Photo by Colin Campbell-Iris Hills Farm
skywillow1.JPGJPG skywillow1.JPG manage 72 K 29 Dec 2014 - 15:34 Main.TLaurin Photo by Kate Brewitt-Aurora Borealis Iris Garden, Aurora, ON Canada
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