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■(SIB) 'Drink Your Tea'

2014, Schafer/Sacks

'Drink Your Tea' (Marty Schefer & Jan Sacks, R. 2014). Seedling S07-102-10. SIB, 31" (79 cm), Early midseason bloom. Standards pale apricot (RHS 20C), darker edge (20A); style arms pale apricot, darker tips, some blue in midribs; falls orange-cocoa (between 173 B/C and 174 B/C), signal bright gold heavily veined with orange-cocoa (173A); slight sweet fragrance. Seedling S05-3-1: ('Sweets of May' x seedling S02-9-11, 'Ginger Twist' sibling) X seedling S01-89B-11: (seedling S97-89C-3: (seedling S94-42-1: (seedling S90-58-3: ('Pleasures of May' sibling x 'Pleasures Of May') x 'Sarah Tiffney' sibling) x 'Jack's Health') x seedling S97-62C-1: ('Strawberry Social' x seedling S94-42-2)). Joe Pye Weed 2014. Honorable Mention 2017.

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From Joe Pye Weed catalog, 2014: DRINK YOUR TEA - SIBERIAN. Schafer/Sacks (Seedling No. S0?-102-10), 31", EM. Apricot tea with lemon. (Actually this iris was named with another bird in mind - our Eastern Towhee who sings this song sweetly and incessantly all spring.) Orangey-brown falls are set off by pale apricot standards and styles. The flowers are small and are held beautifully above the foliage making a stunning clump. There are many stalks which never appear crowded. One branch with five buds per stalk. (Sweets of May x sib to Ginger Twist) X ((((sib to Pleasures of May x Pleasures of May) x sib to Sarah Tiffney) x Jack's Health) x (Strawberry Social x ((sib to Pleasures of May x Pleasures of May) x sib to Sarah Tiffney))). $35.00

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