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■ (SPEC) 'Redundant'

2002, Schafer/Sacks

'Redundant' ( Marty Schafer and Jan Sacks, R. 2002). Seedling Repeater B. SPEC (lactea), height 22" (56 cm). Midseason bloom and rebloom. Standards and style arms lavender blue (RHS 90C), darker veining; falls slightly lighter, signal white with delicate veining. Parentage unknown; seed from Denver Botanic Garden. Joe Pye Weed 2002. A variation of Iris lactea .

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From Joe Pye Weed catalog, 2002: REDUNDANT- SPEC-lactea. Schafer/Sacks, 22", M and RE. Iris lactea is a very tough species from central and eastern Asia. While some lacteas are reluctant bloomers - this one is not. In May it is covered with bloom for two to three weeks and then in June does it again. It likes sun and grows in ordinary garden soil, but can tolerate drought. Beautiful blue-green foliage is lovely all season and turns gold in the fall. The flower on Redundant is lavender blue with lighter falls than standards and a delicate white signal with self veining. Seed from the Denver Botanic Garden. (Shipped potted in a 2-1/2 inch pot for ease of transplanting). $15.00
 

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Topic attachments
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Redundant1.jpgjpg Redundant1.jpg manage 67 K 20 Jun 2013 - 18:27 Main.TLaurin Photo by Joe Pye Weed's Garden
redundant01.JPGJPG redundant01.JPG manage 85 K 21 Oct 2014 - 13:46 Main.TLaurin Photo by Joe Pye Weed's Garden
redundant02.JPGJPG redundant02.JPG manage 84 K 21 Oct 2014 - 13:48 Main.TLaurin Photo by Joe Pye Weed's Garden
redundent1.jpgjpg redundent1.jpg manage 175 K 14 Jun 2016 - 21:49 Main.TLaurin Photo by Marty Shafer/Jan Sacks-Joe Pye Weed's Garden
Topic revision: r11 - 11 Aug 2017, Betsy881
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