'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.
|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.|
|FURTHER CULTURAL INFORMATION|
|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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|JPG||CornHusker01.JPG||manage||110 K||29 Mar 2018 - 03:19||Main.TLaurin||Photo by Cascadia Iris Gardens|
|JPG||Cornhusker.JPG||manage||55 K||14 May 2010 - 17:09||KentPfeiffer||Sass Memorial Garden near Ashland, Nebraska|
|JPG||Cornhusker2005Stanek.JPG||manage||60 K||14 May 2010 - 17:09||KentPfeiffer||Sass Memorial Garden near Ashland, Nebraska|
|JPG||Cornhusker_KWW.JPG||manage||69 K||09 May 2015 - 14:32||Main.KWalker||Photo by Ken Walker|
|jpg||cornhusker02.jpg||manage||50 K||26 Apr 2014 - 18:41||Main.TLaurin||Photo by Aitken's Salmon Creek Garden|
|jpg||cornhusker03.jpg||manage||17 K||10 Aug 2018 - 01:52||Main.TLaurin||Photo by Colin Campbell- Iris Hills Farm.|
|jpg||cornhusker1.jpg||manage||46 K||11 Nov 2017 - 04:20||Main.TLaurin||Photo by Irisu Pasaulis-Lithuania|
|jpg||cornhusker4.jpg||manage||51 K||22 May 2013 - 02:01||Main.TLaurin||Photo by Superstition Iris Gardens|
|jpg||cornhusker5.jpg||manage||28 K||22 Jul 2013 - 02:46||Main.TLaurin||Photo by Robin Shadlow- Iris Sisters Farm|
|jpg||cornhuskerriley.jpg||manage||163 K||06 Jan 2022 - 13:30||Main.TLaurin||Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Iris Garden-reblooming Jan. 2022|
|JPG||cornhuskerriley1.JPG||manage||195 K||07 Jan 2022 - 15:16||Main.TLaurin||Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Iris Garden-reblooming Jan. 2022|
|jpg||cornhuskerriley10.jpg||manage||174 K||09 Jan 2022 - 13:42||Main.TLaurin||Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Iris Garden-reblooming Jan. 2022|