Adrenaline Junkie
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ADRENALINE JUNKIE (Paul Black 22) TB Early-Midseason 30” (76cm) no fragrance These early bright blooming clumps will get you pumped up for the coming bloom season. Peach pink standards blend to buttery peach margins. Mid peach falls blend darker toward edges and have widely spaced dark purple veins overall. Fat vivid orange beards keep your heart pounding. Myriads of show stalks have 3 branches and 7-8 buds. Sdlg. Z43W: Will You Be Mine X V78A: (R76D: (Opening Number x M29DD: (Ransom Note x What’s My Line)) x R108B: (N121AA: (City of Gold x Snowed In) x One of a Kind))
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Background Noise
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BACKGROUND NOISE (Paul Black 22) TB Late-Very Late 34” (86cm) pronounced sweet fragrance Two of this year’s introductions are from this cross that produced many delightful seedlings. ‘Me and My Shadow’ has proven to be a solid parent for quality later blooming hardy plicatas. Light blending to dark butterscotch standards have fine darker caramel veining. Styles are darker butterscotch with styles veined brown. Crisp white falls are decorated with wide dark burgundy plicata bands while near black irregular lines descend part way down their centers. Three well-spaced branches carry 7-8 buds. A vigorous and hardy plicata. Sdlg. Z100I: Me and My Shadow X First Pick
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Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy
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BOOGIE WOOGIE BUGLE BOY (Paul Black 22) TB Early-Midseason 29” (74cm) pronounced sweet fragrance Reveille sounds as the brilliant sun rises just like the vivid yellow-gold standards of this showy flower. Pristine white falls have dark amber bands with red-violet halos inside them. Big bright yellow beards echo the standards color. Three branches and 8-9 buds ensure a lengthy bloom. Showy clumps and shorter stature provide a bright spot toward the front of your landscape. Sdlg. X89E, Paisley Print sib
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Capture A Little Sun
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CAPTURE A LITTLE SUN (Paul Black 22) TB Early -Midseason 34” (89cm) pronounced musky fragrance Ruffled flowers have warm white standards circled by wide grape juice purple plicata bands and darker styles. Moderately wide dark wine plicata bands encircle sunny yellow falls. Intriguing waxy black-brown rays spread across wide hafts. Unusual dark sienna to dark brown beards are the perfect adornment. Show stalks have 4 branches plus spur. Sdlg. Z70L: Oh Dear X Come and Dance
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Cast A Tall Shadow
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CAST A TALL SHADOW (Paul Black 22) TB Late-Very Late 36” (91cm) no fragrance SHOW STALKS are borne in abundance on husky, hardy and disease resistant plants. It’s a win all round! Ruffled round and expansive flowers have mid violet blue standards. White half-moon fall centers are closely veined purple black transitioning to solid purple black lower half. Sturdy stalks have 4 branches plus spur and 10-12 buds. Gorgeous clumps filled with stalks. Husky disease resistant plants. Sdlg. Y10G: Haunted Heart X Clotho’s Web
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Caterpillar Blues
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CATERPILLAR BLUES (Paul Black 22) TB Midseason-Late 32” (81cm) no fragrance Breeding for a pure white with dark blue beard TBs has been the pursuit of many hybridizers and one that has yet to be accomplished. The link between beard saturation and petal color has been near impossible to break. The darker the beard, the bluer the petals. The whiter the petals, the lighter the beard becomes. ‘Caterpillar Blues’ is a very light reverse blue amoena with a darker blue beard. Disease resistant foliage and durable plants produce plenty of bloom stalks with 3 branches and 6-7 buds. Sdlg. Y96A: Black V59C: (After the Rain x Black is Black) X U50A: (After the Rain x S110D: (N193A, Blue Trill sib x Blue Trill))
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Crocodile Smile
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CROCODILE SMILE (Paul Black 22) TB Late-Very Late 35” (89cm) pronounced sweet fragrance If I could have only one of my plicatas to breed with, it would be this one. Its genetic diversity, including several instances of ‘Dolce’ plus SDBs, IBs, tet MTBs, BBs and TBs, has given rise to unique colors and patterns in addition to solid growth. White ground standards are washed pale mustard becoming darker toward edges then embellished with darker mustard fine veining overall and white edges. Yellow styles are held within strongly held standards. Expansive white ground falls are widely plicata banded dark olive gold with more olive random dotting and line down centers, over centers and haft. Unique olive gold beards complete this unusual creature. Three branches have 7-8 buds. Sdlg. Y55A: Black U14A, Drag Race pod parent X Black W191A, Black Label pollen parent
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Diary
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DIARY (Paul Black 22) TB Midseason-Late 34” (86cm) slight sweet fragrance Entry into my ‘Diary’ says, “lovely demure blooms with clean yellow standards, styles and hafts on waxy textured white falls with big bright marigold beards”. Fall reverse is also yellow. Strong growth produces many stalks per clump with 3 branches plus spur and 9-10 buds. Clean disease resistant foliage. Sdlg. Z79A: Lash Out X Black W37E: (All Ashore X Silk Road)
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Easy To Please
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EASY TO PLEASE (Paul Black 22) TB Early-Midseason 33” (84cm) pronounced sweet fragrance This is part of my work trying to create a turquoise to green tall bearded. This isn’t it, only a step along the way. It creates a very pleasant clump filled with smaller flowers that are a soft foil for more bold colors. Pastel yellow standards have crystalline rims and showcase mid yellow styles. Cream falls have light yellow hafts blending lighter around mid-marigold beards and narrowly banded light yellow. Variable branching can have up to 4 or 5 branches and rebranch with 10-14 buds. Sdlg. Z138F: Black X127A: (Lightly Buttered x Black U1T, Luxuriant sib) X Black X184 slate blue sib, Poise and Charm sib
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Essence Of Beauty
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ESSENCE OF BEAUTY (Paul Black 22) TB Early-Midseason 33” (84cm) no fragrance Ooh la la, all those undulating ruffles and vivid apricot, orange and pink blending decorated with even darker bold orange beards. All this lusciousness is carried on strong stalks having 3 branches and 8-9 buds. For those breeding broken color sorts, this one has B/Cs on both sides of the parentage. Sdlg. X113B: Big Break X Black U22B: ((Magical Glow x Impulsive) x Black R170C, Simply Coral sib)
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Expanding Universe
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EXPANDING UNIVERSE (Paul Black 22) TB Midseason-Late 35” (89cm) slight sweet fragrance This cross is another that yielded many quality seedlings from which choices had to be made as to what goes and what stays. Big broad and heavily ruffled flowers are presented on strong show stalks. Standards have wide purple black plicata bands and only centers show their white ground. Styles are near black. Super wide falls are warm white shaded buff over hafts. Dark purple plicata bands encircle the falls and unusual waxy black chevrons surround rich dark black-brown beards. Strong show stalks have 3 branches and spur to show of 10-12 buds. A must have. Sdlg. Z74H: Goat Rodeo sib
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Fabulistic
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FABULISTIC (Paul Black 22) TB Early-Midseason 36” (91cm) pronounced spicy fragrance Dark purple blended to red purple standards rise above wide grape juice purple luminata plicata falls. Fabulistic’s drawing card is its tall well-branched stalks with amazing dark slate purple leaf sheaths, bud spathes and lower part of the stalks. The stalks are an intriguing prelude to its complementary blooms. Stalks have 3 branches and a spur plus a branch spur presenting 10-12 buds. Sdlg. Z72Z: Plum Frost X Affair to Remember
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Felix The Cat
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FELIX THE CAT (Paul Black 22) TB Midseason-Late 35” (89cm) slight sweet fragrance This mischievous cat has plenty of pizzazz, charm and a cutting wit. Light tan standards are sanded and shaded cinnamon. Broad mid yellow falls have wide burgundy plicata bands with hafts and centers sanded and dotted burgundy; sometimes more and sometimes less. Markings can be quite variable. Two evenly spaced branches provide 7 buds. Sdlg. Z100X, Background Noise sib
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Galileo
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GALILEO (Paul Black 22) TB Midseason-Very Late 35” (89cm) slight sweet fragrance Moderately ruffled jaunty flowers are produced in great abundance by strong plants and on heavily branched stalks. Mid blue standards blend to near white margins. Hafts on near white falls are shaded light blue. Big orange beards end in light violet tips. Four evenly spaced branches plus branch spur produce 14-16 buds and a very long bloom season. A top-notch garden performer. Sdlg. Z53F: Make My Heart Sing X Princess Grace
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Girls Wanna Have Fun
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GIRLS WANNA HAVE FUN (Paul Black 22) TB Midseason-Very Late 35” (89cm) pronounced sweet fragrance Combinations of the plicata pattern with other patterns have created a seemingly never ending universe of new and unique patterns and colors. One of those is a butterfly type design where a luminata patch would be. There will be many variations of these to come. This one has mid pink standards with subtle darker rose lines and outer edge. Velvety dark purple-black falls have white darted chevon haft patches overlaid with near black lines sandwiched between purple sanded veins in a modified butterfly pattern. Coral beards enhance its uniqueness. Clumps are gloriously filled with an abundance of stalks having 3 branches and 8-9 buds. Sdlg. Z88W: Dearest X Black U53X, Rise Like a Phoenix sib
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Goat Rodeo
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GOAT RODEO (Paul Black 22) TB Midseason-Very Late 35” (89cm) slight sweet fragrance Many early blooming plicatas were a disaster in colder climates because of their related early growth. ‘Goat Rodeo’ is another from my lines to produce later blooming, cold hardy and vigorous plicatas. Dark wine standards show a small central patch of white ground. Pale yellow ground falls are widely banded dark brownish wine with hafts more heavily sanded dark brown. Marigold beards are just the right pop of accent color. Strong growth produces stalks with 3 branches and 8-10 buds. Sdlg. Z74F: Black V127H, Plum Frost sib X Steal Your Heart
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Lace And Promises
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LACE AND PROMISES (Paul Black 22) TB Midseason-Very Late 37” (94cm) no fragrance Large voluptuous blooms are breathtakingly presented on statuesque stalks that will draw comments of admiration in your garden. Pale violet blue standards color is repeated in lighter beards set on white falls. Each bloom is precisely edged in lace and their heavy substance promises they’ll be a lasting presence for you to enjoy. Sdlg. Y45C: Black U10, Luxuriant sib X Black U51B, When Angels Sing sib
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Later Alligator
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LATER ALLIGATOR (Paul Black 22) TB Early-Midseason 34” (86cm) pronounced sweet fragrance Be careful this intriguing character doesn’t sneak up on you. Swirling mid to light slate blue standards are flushed darker gray violet up midribs. Ruffled mustard yellow falls have paler centers and are veined darker gold. Show stalks with 3 branches and spur have 8-10 buds which is characteristic of both parents. Robust growth ensures this gator will be back year after year. Sdlg. Y46A: Black U10, Luxuriant sib X Black W130A: (Black T19B, Lost World sib x Secret Agenda
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Politely Pink
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POLITELY PINK (Paul Black 22) TB Midseason-Very Late 31” (79cm) slight sweet fragrance Its not the least bit pushy or brash. Subtle beauty is its allure. Pastel pink standards blend paler to delicate white edges. White fall centers blend to light pink then lighten toward edges and have darker pink texture veins. White beards whisper to get your attention; no need to shout. Three evenly spaced branches produce 7-8 buds. ‘Politely Pink’ was a charmer from the minute it first opened as a seedling. Sdlg. Y43C, Butterscotch Bliss sib
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Show Me The Money
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SHOW ME THE MONEY (Paul Black 22) TB Midseason-Late 37” (94cm) pronounced spicy fragrance And make it in blazingly bright gold. Intensely saturated, slightly bi-toned yellow-gold blooms have a dramatic charisma you won’t soon forget. Orange beards insist you come have a closer look. You’ll love these large, heavily substanced, classically formed blooms with strongly flared falls. Show stalks have 3 branches and 8-9 buds. ‘Nostalgic Memory’ has been an excellent parent for quality seedlings in a wide assortment of colors. Sdlg. Y93K: Nostalgic Memory X Black U1U, Luxuriant sib
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