■(SIB) 'Pomegranate Punch'
(Marty Schafer and Jan Sacks
, R. 2010) Seedling S03-77-12. SIB, 23" (58 cm), Early midseason bloom. Standards greyed light red-violet (near RHS 77C); style arms red violet, darker edges, blue midribs; falls bright yellowed red-purple, orange (near 187B/C) highlights, signals yellow heavily veined maroon; slight sweet fragrance. Seedling S00-79-1: ('Sunfisher'
x seedling S97-62B-24, 'On Her Toes'
sibling) X seedling S00-65-1: (seedling S97-71-1: (seedling S93-70-1: (seedling S90-30-1: (seedling S85-6-6: ('Star Cluster'
x 'Ruffled Velvet'
) x seedling S86-2-1: ('Crème Chantilly'
x Warburton seedling 84-26-2: (Warburton seedling ARV-80: ('Atoll'
x 'Ruffled Velvet'
) x 'Butter And Sugar'
))) x 'Riverdance'
) x seedling S94-11-3: (seedling S89-5-10: ('Forrest McCord'
) x 'Dawn Waltz'
)) x seedling S96-37-7: (seedling S92-75-11, 'Dawn Waltz'
sibling x 'Dandy's Hornpipe'
)). Joe Pye Weed 2010. Honorable Mention 2013
| From Joe Pye Weed catalog, 2010: POMEGRANATE PUNCH - SIBERIAN. Schafer/Sacks (Seedling No. S03-77-12), 23", EM. A richly colored iris which is a blend of yellow and red purple with orangey highlights on sunny days. The falls have a felty texture, nicely flaring with soft and rolling ruffles. The styles are ornamented with small ruffles and dark red picotee edges. Medium sized flowers are held just above the wide and erect foliage. Three buds present a nice succession of bloom. (Sunfisher x sib to On Her Toes) X (((((Star Cluster x Ruffled Velvet) x (Creme Chantilly x ((Atoll x Ruffled Velvet) x Butter and Sugar))) xRiverdance) x ((Forrest McCord x Isabelle) x Dawn Waltz)) x (sib to Dawn Waltz x Dandy's Hornpipe)). $35.00
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