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■(SIB) 'Gentle Lass'

2003, Schafer/Sacks

'Gentle Lass' ( Marty Schafer and Jan Sacks, R. 2003). Seedling S97-49-10. SIB, 31" (79 cm), Midseason bloom. Pale pink ground (RHS 69C/D), deeper purplish pink (75A/B) allover speckling and dappling, Falls with slightly deeper (77A/B) speckling and small white signal veined and speckled pink; style arms pearly pale pink (75D), red violet heart; slight fragrance. Seedling S93-2-1: ('Devil's Dream' x 'Pleasures Of May') X 'Jack's Health'. Joe Pye Weed 2003. Honorable Mention 2008.

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Photo by AitkenPhoto by Chapman IrisPhoto by Sandy Gessner Eggertson-Merlebleu Iris Garden-Manitoba,CanadaPhoto by Sandy Gessner Eggertson-Merlebleu Iris Garden-Manitoba,CanadaAitkenPhoto by Sandy Gessner Eggertson-Merlebleu Iris Garden-Manitoba,CanadaJoe Pye WeedPlease contact Brock Heilman for image use.


From Joe Pye Weed catalog, 2003: GENTLE LASS-SIBERIAN. Schafer/Sacks (Seedling No. S97-49-10), 31", M. Makes a stunning clump, covered with the softest pink flowers for a long period. The falls, full and round with soft ruffles, are pale pink (RHS 69 C & D) with all-over speckling of deeper pink (RHS 75 A & B and 77 A & 8). The style arms are pearly pale pink and the small signals are white with pink freckles and veins. Two branches with six blooms per stem. Slight fragrance. (Devil's Dream x Pleasures of May) X Jack's Health. $35.00

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
GentleLass01.jpgjpg GentleLass01.jpg manage 35 K 06 Oct 2014 - 02:29 TerryLaurin Photo by Chapman Iris
GentleLassJPW.jpgjpg GentleLassJPW.jpg manage 73 K 09 Feb 2010 - 15:17 Main.mshadow Joe Pye Weed's Garden
IMG_7655-X2_gentle_lass.jpgjpg IMG_7655-X2_gentle_lass.jpg manage 192 K 20 Feb 2016 - 03:49 BrockHeilman Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.
gentle01.JPGJPG gentle01.JPG manage 53 K 15 Feb 2015 - 19:34 TerryLaurin Photo by Aitken's Salmon Creek Garden
gentlelass01.jpgjpg gentlelass01.jpg manage 141 K 15 Jun 2016 - 02:23 TerryLaurin Photo by Sandy Gessner Eggertson-Merlebleu Iris Garden-Manitoba,Canada
gentlelass02.jpgjpg gentlelass02.jpg manage 140 K 17 Jun 2018 - 02:51 TerryLaurin Photo by Sandy Gessner Eggertson-Merlebleu Iris Garden-Manitoba,Canada
gentlelass2.jpgjpg gentlelass2.jpg manage 25 K 08 Mar 2013 - 15:37 TerryLaurin Aitken's Salmon Creek Iris Garden
gentlelass3.jpgjpg gentlelass3.jpg manage 61 K 29 Jun 2013 - 16:45 TerryLaurin Photo by Sandy Gessner Eggertson-Merlebleu Iris Garden-Manitoba,Canada
Topic revision: r19 - 06 Aug 2022, Harloiris
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