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■(TB) 'Shake It Up'

2011, Black

'Shake It Up' (Paul Black, R 2011). Seedling# N127AA TB, 36" (91 cm), Late midseason bloom. Standards ice blue-white flushed dark blue-violet at base to light blue-violet 2/3 of way out; style arms icy blue-white, violet stigmatic lip; falls white, green texture veined, few plum veins in throat; beards bright orange-red; pronounced musky fragrance. 'Cool Confidence' X 'Friendly Fire'. Mid-America 2011. Honorable Mention 2015

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From Mid-America Garden catalog, 2011: SHAKE IT UP (Black ‘11) TB Midseason-Late 36” (91cm). It's time to shake things up. Let's put a fully saturated red orange beard on an otherwise undistinguished reverse blue amoena. What a difference a beard can make. Clumps of Shake It Up are a sight to behold. It won't go unnoticed in your garden. People will gather round for a closer inspection. Growth is super vigorous. Strong stalks have 3 branches and spur with 8-9 buds. Sdlg. N127AA: Cool Confidence X Friendly Fire. BONUS.

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-- KentPfeiffer - 2011-03-06
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Shake_it_Up.jpgjpg Shake_it_Up.jpg manage 74 K 29 Nov 2011 - 17:30 Main.Laymont+ by Paul Black, Mid America Garden Oregon USA
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shakeitup02.jpgjpg shakeitup02.jpg manage 45 K 28 Aug 2015 - 02:43 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mikey Lango-Taken at 2015 AIS Convention
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