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■(SIB) 'Fools In Love'

2022, Schafer/Sacks

'Fools In Love' (Marty Schafer & Jan Sacks, R. 2022) Seedling. S15-28C-12, SIB, 20" (51 cm), Late midseason bloom. Standards cream, pale apricot wash; style arms pale cream, apricot wash at edges, hint of blue-green at midrib; falls very pale red over yellow, darker rim (RHS 185B), yellow-gold (RHS 13A) signal with narrow veining of petal rim color; slight fragrance. 'Penelope Anne' X 'Fiddles on Fire'.

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Photo by Joe Pye WeedPhoto by Joe Pye WeedPhoto by Janet Sacks-Joe Pye WeedPhoto by Jeanette Graham taken at Miller


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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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-- BobPries - 2011-03-07
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
FoolsInLove1.jpgjpg FoolsInLove1.jpg manage 220 K 21 Feb 2022 - 03:25 TerryLaurin Photo by Joe Pye Weed's Garden
FoolsInLove10.jpgjpg FoolsInLove10.jpg manage 139 K 21 Feb 2022 - 03:25 TerryLaurin Photo by Joe Pye Weed's Garden
FoolsInLove12.JPGJPG FoolsInLove12.JPG manage 214 K 23 Feb 2024 - 16:00 TerryLaurin Photo by Janet Sacks-Joe Pye Weed's Garden
foolsinlove9.jpgjpg foolsinlove9.jpg manage 154 K 06 Jun 2023 - 02:27 TerryLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham taken at Miller's Manor Gardens
Topic revision: r8 - 23 Feb 2024, TerryLaurin
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