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■(SIB) 'Sunfisher'

2003, Schafer/Sacks

'Sunfisher' ( Marty Schafer and Jan Sacks, R. 2003). Seedling S97-85-10. SIB, height 28" (71 cm), Early to midseason bloom. Standards light yellow (RHS 13D), deeper (12A) highlights and edge; style arms pearly pale yellow, yellow (10A) midrib and curls; falls deep yellow (13B), signal with green veining blending imperceptibly into falls; slight sweet fragrance. Sweedling S94-21-1: (seedling S90-31-3: (('Star Cluster' x 'Ruffled Velvet') x ('Crème Chantilly' x (Warburton seedling ARV80 x 'Butter And Sugar'))) x seedling S92-88-5: ((('Star Cluster' x 'Ruffled Velvet') x 'Isabelle') x 'Careless Sally')) X 'Tom Schaefer'. Joe Pye Weed 2003.

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Photo by Holly Johnson Minnesota zone 4bPhoto by AitkenPhoto by Joe Pye WeedPhoto by Gintaras Kilmaitis-Irisu Pasaulis-LithuaniaPhoto by Joe Pye WeedPhoto by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris GardensPhoto by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris GardensJoe Pye Weed


From Joe Pye Weed catalog, 2003: SUNFISHER-SIBERIAN. Schafer/Sacks (Seedling No. S97-85-10), 28", EM. Our first yellow from Tom Schaefer. Wonderful strong yellow coloring in a lovely, simple, well-shaped flower. It is a bitone - not an amoena with light yellow standards (RHS 130) and deeper yellow falls (RHS 138). Great clump effect with two branches and up to seven flowers per stalk! Blooms nicely above the foliage. Slight fragrance. (((Star Cluster x Ruffled Velvet) x (Creme Chantilly x (Warburton ARVSO x Butter and Sugar))) x (((Star Cluster x Ruffled Velvet) x Isabelle) x Careless Sally)) X Tom Schaefer. $35.00

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
20180605_113530 SIB Sunfisher (2RS).jpgjpg 20180605_113530 SIB Sunfisher (2RS).jpg manage 174 K 23 Jul 2019 - 03:46 HollyJohnson2017-04-01 Photo by Holly Johnson Minnesota zone 4b
Sunfisher02.jpgjpg Sunfisher02.jpg manage 99 K 28 Apr 2015 - 00:35 TerryLaurin Photo by Joe Pye Weed's Garden
Sunfisher03.jpgjpg Sunfisher03.jpg manage 72 K 28 Apr 2015 - 00:33 TerryLaurin Photo by Joe Pye Weed's Garden
SunfisherJPW.jpgjpg SunfisherJPW.jpg manage 52 K 10 Feb 2010 - 18:37 Main.mshadow Joe Pye Weed's Garden
sunfisher01.jpgjpg sunfisher01.jpg manage 44 K 23 Apr 2015 - 15:25 TerryLaurin Photo by Aitken's Salmon Creek Garden
sunfisher02.jpgjpg sunfisher02.jpg manage 62 K 10 Nov 2017 - 14:54 TerryLaurin Photo by Gintaras Kilmaitis-Irisu Pasaulis-Lithuania
sunfisher1_jb.jpgjpg sunfisher1_jb.jpg manage 71 K 25 Apr 2013 - 01:37 Main.Harloiris Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
sunfisher2_jb.jpgjpg sunfisher2_jb.jpg manage 71 K 25 Apr 2013 - 01:37 Main.Harloiris Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
Topic revision: r18 - 27 Apr 2022, TerryLaurin
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