2016 AND 2015 INTROS WITH CURRENT PRICES AND AVAILABILITY

PRINCESS AVERY

SHERMAN 2016

SEMI-EVERGREEN--6.5" X 29" HARDY IN ZONE 5 WITHOUT PROTECTION

4 BRANCHES (2 LATERALS AND TOP Y)--19 BUDS

(SPECTRAL ELEGANCE X JANET BENZ) X BUTCH AND BARBARA'S CRACKED EGGS

AVERY IS CREAM WITH A PINK BLUSH AND A PRONOUNCED YELLOW RUFFLE.  AVERY'S RUFFLES DO NOT HANG.  THE FLOWERS ARE LARGE AND THE VERY HEAVY SUBSTANCE MAKES THEM IMPERVIOUS TO SUN AND RAIN DAMAGE.  EASILY FERTILE AND PROVING TO BE A  FINE PARENT.

$50 DF

 

$100 DF

PRINCESS CAMRYN

 

SHERMAN 2016

DORMANT--6.25" X 31"

4 BRANCHES (2 LATERALS AND TOP Y)--17 BUDS

(PURIFY MY HEART X RUBY LIPSTICK) X BULLFROG KISSES

CLEAR COLORS, TALL SCAPES, GOOD BUD PLACEMENT AND FINE FORM MAKE CAMRYN AN EXEMPLARY GARDEN SUBJECT.  THE ABILITY TO PASS ON THESE TRAITS AND VERY GOOD FERTILITY MAKES HER A POWERFUL TOOL FOR HYBRIDIZERS.  WE HAVE SEEDLINGS THAT WILL LIKELY GET A NAME THAT HAVE EVEN TALLER SCAPES AND 30+ BUDOUNTS.  CAMRYN IS EMO AND NEVER FAILS TO OPEN PERFECTLY.

$50 DF

PEYTON PRINCESS OF DENVER

SHERMAN 2016

DORMANT--5.75" X 28"

5 BRANCHES (2 LATERALS AND TOP W)--22 BUDS

JENNIFER TRIMMER X GAVISH

PEYTON HAS EXCELLENT SUBSTANCE AND CLEAR COLOR THAT HOLDS UP WELL IN FULL SUN.  SHE IS AN EMO THAT DOES NOT HANG.  SIZE AND COLOR ARE CONSISTENT FROM FIRST TO LAST BLOOM.  GOOD POD AND POLLEN FERTILITY AND A  BRIGHT GREEN THROAT MAKE HER A VALUABLE TOOL FOR NORTHERN HYBRIDIZERS.

 

$50 DF

GAME ON

GASKINS/SHERMAN 2015

HAPPY HAPPY X DOVES IN FLIGHT

6.5" FLOWER

28" SCAPE

THREE LATERALS...17 BUDS

SEMI-EVERGREEN...VERY HARDY IN ZONE 5 WITHOUT WINTER PROTECTION

WE HAVE PURCHASED SEVERAL PLANTS FROM MARY OVER THE YEARS.  MANY OF THEM HAVE BEEN VERY GOOD BREEDING PLANTS.  GAME ON IS THE FIRST THAT WE FELT MUST BE SHARED.  THIS FLOWER HAS VERY NICE FORM, WIDE ROUNDED PETALS WITH A NICE TRIPLE EDGE AND BLUNT SEPALS.  IT IS A HUGE IMPROVEMENT OVER EITHER PARENT IN OUR GARDEN.  SOLD OUT UNTIL 2018

GAVISH

D AND C SHERMAN 2015

VIOLET BECOMES YOU X NIGHT FLYER

6" FLOWER

29" SCAPE

THREE LATERALS...19 BUDS

SEMI-EVERGREEN...HARDY IN ZONE 5 WITHOUT WINTER PROTECTION

GAVISH IS A RICH AND VERY DARK VIOLET WITH A LIGHTER WATERMARK AND A SILVERY-WHITE EDGE ON THE SEGMENTS.  IT IS NOT PRONE TO WATER SPOTTING AND MAINTAINS ITS COLOR VERY WELL THROUGHOUT THE DAY FOR ONE SO DARK.  IT IS A VERY EASILY FERTILE BOTH WAYS EVEN IN FULL SUN.  NAMED FOR A FAMILY FRIEND, DR. GAVISH PATEL.

DOUBLE FAN...$35

OLAF

D AND C SHERMAN 2015

FANCY LACE X SILVER SURFER
6" FLOWER
31" TALL
THREE LATERALS AND TOP BRANCHING...21 BUDS
SEMI-EVERGREEN...HARDY IN ZONE 5 WITHOUT WINTER PROTECTION

THE FINEST NEAR-WHITE IN OUR GARDEN AND WE HAVE SEVERAL NEAR WHITES THAT WE LOVE.  OLAF IS AN EASY OPENER WITH BIG VOLUPTUOUS BLOOMS ON TALL STURDY SCAPES FROM START TO FINISH.  OLAF IS VERY FERTILE BOTH WAYS AND HAS REALLY BEGUN TO SHOW ITS PRODUCING POWER.

DOUBLE FAN...$35