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■(TB) 'Cornhusker'

2005, Stanek

'Cornhusker' (Tim Stanek, R. 2000). Seedling# 9888. TB, 37" (94 cm). Early to late bloom and rebloom. Standards canary yellow (RHS 9B), midrib green; style arms and falls aureolin yellow (12A); beards solid indian yellow (17A); ruffled; slight musky fragrance. 'Pure As Gold' X seedling# 95-1Y: ('Bonus Mama' x seedling# 91-22). Stanek 2005.

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From AIS Bulletin #337 April 2005 Introducing CORNHVSKER (T. Stanek '05) TB. 37". ML & RE. Nicely closed canary yellow (RHS 9B) standards with a greenish midrib. Style arms and ruffled falls are aureolin yellow (RHS 12A). Beards are solid Indian yellow (RHS 17A). The flower has a delightful musky fragrance. Nicely branched with 7 to 10 buds and healthy purple based foliage. CORNHUSKER is very reliable blooming spring summer and fall here in southwest IOWA zone 4. Sdlg.98-88: Pure as Gold X (Bonus Mama ((Moon's Delight x Golden Encore) (Com Harvest x Inga Ivey)). RE: IA CA NE. $50.00. Tim Stanek.


Quick Summary of Cultural Directions

Hardiness Zones 4-8 for most varieties, Some cultivars tolerate colder, others tolerate warmer zones (please comment in comment box with your location if this cultivar grows well in zone 3, 4, 9, or 10.)
Exposure Prefers full sun for optimal performance, may still bloom in half-day shade
Water: Prefers well drained good garden soil, Tolerant of dry conditions in established plants, Intolerant of swampy conditions.
PH Prefers Neutral to basic solis 6.1 to 8.5, quite toleranr of more extreme conditions
Fertilizer Prefers rich conditions on relatively inorganic soils.

BobPries - 21 Apr 2019

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CornHusker01.JPGJPG CornHusker01.JPG manage 110 K 29 Mar 2018 - 03:19 Main.TLaurin Photo by Cascadia Iris Gardens
Cornhusker.JPGJPG Cornhusker.JPG manage 55 K 14 May 2010 - 17:09 KentPfeiffer Sass Memorial Garden near Ashland, Nebraska
Cornhusker2005Stanek.JPGJPG Cornhusker2005Stanek.JPG manage 60 K 14 May 2010 - 17:09 KentPfeiffer Sass Memorial Garden near Ashland, Nebraska
Cornhusker_KWW.JPGJPG Cornhusker_KWW.JPG manage 69 K 09 May 2015 - 14:32 Main.KWalker Photo by Ken Walker
cornhusker02.jpgjpg cornhusker02.jpg manage 50 K 26 Apr 2014 - 18:41 Main.TLaurin Photo by Aitken's Salmon Creek Garden
cornhusker03.jpgjpg cornhusker03.jpg manage 17 K 10 Aug 2018 - 01:52 Main.TLaurin Photo by Colin Campbell- Iris Hills Farm.
cornhusker1.jpgjpg cornhusker1.jpg manage 46 K 11 Nov 2017 - 04:20 Main.TLaurin Photo by Irisu Pasaulis-Lithuania
cornhusker4.jpgjpg cornhusker4.jpg manage 51 K 22 May 2013 - 02:01 Main.TLaurin Photo by Superstition Iris Gardens
cornhusker5.jpgjpg cornhusker5.jpg manage 28 K 22 Jul 2013 - 02:46 Main.TLaurin Photo by Robin Shadlow- Iris Sisters Farm
cornhuskerriley.jpgjpg cornhuskerriley.jpg manage 163 K 06 Jan 2022 - 13:30 Main.TLaurin Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Iris Garden-reblooming Jan. 2022
cornhuskerriley1.JPGJPG cornhuskerriley1.JPG manage 195 K 07 Jan 2022 - 15:16 Main.TLaurin Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Iris Garden-reblooming Jan. 2022
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