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■(TB) 'Shadowfire'

2021, Chappell

'Shadowfire' (Lyn Chappell, R. 2021). Seedling 16-65C. TB, 42" (107 cm), Early to early midseason bloom. Standards and style arms golden yellow; falls golden yellow, coffee brown veining toward edge, fine brown wire rim, heavily ruffled; beards golden yellow; spicy fragrance. 'Head Over Heels' X 'Reckless Abandon'.

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Photo by Lyn Chappell-New ZealandShadowfire 2Shadowfire 16-65C side view 25 Oct 2019


Awaiting original catalog description


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.

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-- BobPries - 2011-03-07
  • Grown in New Zealand from seed gifted by Hybridizer James Geditz -- LynDC - 08 May 2022
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Shadowfire_16-65C_3 Nov 2020_3.jpgjpg Shadowfire_16-65C_3 Nov 2020_3.jpg manage 123 K 08 May 2022 - 22:30 LynDC Shadowfire_2
Shadowfire_16-65C_side view_25 Oct 2019.JPGJPG Shadowfire_16-65C_side view_25 Oct 2019.JPG manage 79 K 08 May 2022 - 22:32 LynDC  
shadowfire9.JPGJPG shadowfire9.JPG manage 185 K 23 Sep 2021 - 12:19 TerryLaurin Photo by Lyn Chappell-New Zealand
Topic revision: r6 - 09 May 2022, Harloiris
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