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■ (TB) 'Jake'

1943, Sass

'Jake', (Jacob Sass, R 1943) TB. Late bloom. Color Class-WW. ('Tiffany' x 'Maid of Astolat'). Sass, Long 1943.

See below:

IMG 7330.jpgJake.jpgjake01.JPGjake1-07.jpgjake1.jpgjake2.jpgJake43Sass.JPGjake5.JPGjake9.JPGJakebud43Sass.JPG


Awaiting original catalog description
From Sass catalog, 1949: JAKE (J. Sass, 1943)-A glistening white of heavy substance,38-inch well branched stem. 60c
From Cooley's Gardens catalog for 1944: "A white white, with no other color in it; a very large flower, well formed, free blooming and an easy grower. The introducer says that this is the white that everyBody has been waiting for, at a price everyone can afford.


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.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

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-- KentPfeiffer - 2010-05-14
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
IMG_7330.jpgjpg IMG_7330.jpg manage 283 K 20 Dec 2018 - 23:40 UnknownUser Photo by David Potembski, Presby 2016
Jake.jpgjpg Jake.jpg manage 25 K 13 Dec 2010 - 18:23 UnknownUser Courtesy of Mike Lowe from original HIPS website
Jake43Sass.JPGJPG Jake43Sass.JPG manage 57 K 14 May 2010 - 21:02 KentPfeiffer Sass Memorial Garden near Ashland, Nebraska
Jakebud43Sass.JPGJPG Jakebud43Sass.JPG manage 45 K 14 May 2010 - 21:02 KentPfeiffer Sass Memorial Garden near Ashland, Nebraska
jake01.JPGJPG jake01.JPG manage 124 K 15 Jun 2020 - 11:18 UnknownUser Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
jake1-07.jpgjpg jake1-07.jpg manage 58 K 11 Jul 2010 - 05:44 Main.mikeu Jake by Mike Unser
jake1.jpgjpg jake1.jpg manage 25 K 11 Jul 2010 - 05:43 Main.mikeu Jake by Mike Unser
jake2.jpgjpg jake2.jpg manage 28 K 11 Jul 2010 - 05:44 Main.mikeu Jake by Mike Unser
jake5.JPGJPG jake5.JPG manage 221 K 07 Jun 2023 - 20:09 UnknownUser Photo by Sandy Gessner Eggertson-Merlebleu Iris Garden-Manitoba,Canada
jake9.JPGJPG jake9.JPG manage 82 K 20 Aug 2021 - 02:57 UnknownUser Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
Topic revision: r18 - 10 Jun 2023, Harloiris
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