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■(SIB) 'Tom Schaefer'

2000, Schafer/Sacks

'Tom Schaefer' (Marty Schafer and Jan Sacks, R. 2000). Seedling S93-76-2. SIB, 27" (69 cm), Midseason to late bloom. Standards light yellow (RHS 12D), deeper edge and veins; style arms pearly yellow (10D); falls deep smooth yellow (13A/B), deep yellow (13A) signal indistinguishable. Seedling S90-48-3: (seedling S86-18-1: ('Percheron' x 'Butter And Sugar') x sibling S86-18-2) X Hollingworth seedling 91Y2A8: involving 'Butter And Sugar', 'Ruffled Velvet'. Joe Pye Weed 2000. Honorable Mention 2003; Award of Merit 2005.

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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.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
SibTomSchaeferNH.jpgjpg SibTomSchaeferNH.jpg manage 36 K 23 Jun 2013 - 13:19 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Nyla Hughes
TomSchaeferJPW.jpgjpg TomSchaeferJPW.jpg manage 74 K 11 Feb 2010 - 16:05 Main.mshadow Joe Pye Weed's Garden
TomSchaeferJPW16.jpgjpg TomSchaeferJPW16.jpg manage 30 K 11 Sep 2016 - 15:04 Main.Betsy881 Detail of photo by Betsy Higgins
TomSchafer5.jpgjpg TomSchafer5.jpg manage 37 K 20 Jul 2013 - 13:39 Main.TLaurin Photo by Abbey Gardens
Tomschaefer2.JPGJPG Tomschaefer2.JPG manage 51 K 20 Jun 2013 - 02:47 Main.TLaurin Photo by Ensata Gardens
tomschaefer1.jpgjpg tomschaefer1.jpg manage 292 K 17 Jun 2016 - 02:59 Main.TLaurin Photo by Sandy Gessner Eggertson-Merlebleu Iris Garden-Manitoba,Canada
tomschafer03.jpgjpg tomschafer03.jpg manage 95 K 22 Jun 2017 - 03:10 Main.TLaurin Photo by Sandy Gessner Eggertson-Merlebleu Iris Garden-Manitoba,Canada
tomschafer04.jpgjpg tomschafer04.jpg manage 61 K 08 Jul 2013 - 22:32 Main.TLaurin Photo by Schreiner's Iris Gardens
Topic revision: r19 - 08 Sep 2022, Harloiris
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