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■(SIB) 'Tall Dark And Handsome'

2007, Schafer/Sacks

'Tall, Dark And Handsome' (Marty Schafer and Jan Sacks, R. 2007). Seedling S00-61-1. SIB, 43" (109 cm), midseasmon to late bloom and rebloom. Standards and falls purple (brighter then RHS 89C), signal large white and gold, widely separated purple veins; style arms red violet (77B) with blue highlights (86B); slight fragrance. Seedling S97-69A-3: (seedling S93-68-3: (seedling S90-26-1: ('Reprise' x 'Purple Prose') x 'Roaring Jelly') x 'Sarah Tiffney') X 'Sultan's Ruby'. Joe Pye Weed 2007. Honorable Mention 2011.

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From Joe Pye Weed catalog, 2017: TALL DARK AND HANDSOME - '07, M-L+RE, 43". Large rich purple flowers with ruby styles and large white and gold signals. The form is wide and open - the standards are almost horizontal. The fan shaped clump has very tall strong stalks with five buds held well above the foliage. Slight fragrance . HM'11... Last time offered--SPRING ONLY. $10.00

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TallDarkAndHandsome5693.jpgjpg TallDarkAndHandsome5693.jpg manage 56 K 25 Feb 2011 - 16:42 Main.mshadow Photo by Marilyn Campbell
TallDarkAndHandsomeJPW.jpgjpg TallDarkAndHandsomeJPW.jpg manage 70 K 11 Feb 2010 - 15:59 Main.mshadow Joe Pye Weed's Garden
TallDarkAndHansome_by_JanLauritzen.jpgjpg TallDarkAndHansome_by_JanLauritzen.jpg manage 72 K 02 Sep 2011 - 07:54 Main.janlauritzen Taken at the Empress Hotel, Victoria, BC, at the AIS 2011 Convention
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talldarkandhandsome02.jpgjpg talldarkandhandsome02.jpg manage 54 K 29 Jun 2017 - 02:28 Main.TLaurin Photo by Sandy Gessner Eggertson-Merlebleu Iris Garden-Manitoba,Canada
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Topic revision: r18 - 21 Aug 2022, Harloiris
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