Schizostylis 'Sunrise'
Mon, 20 Oct 2008 14:01:20 PDT
On 18 Oct 08, at 17:46, Jane McGary wrote:

> Rodger asked,
> >Used to have this, reputedly the largest flowered Schizostylis 
> >cultivar, but it
> >got swamped by Camassia leichtlinii and a vigorous Portuguese hedge.
> >
> >Anyone have it?
> You can probably find it in nurseries under its full name 'Oregon 
> Sunrise'. I know of several nurseries here in Oregon that propagate 
> it, but I don't know if any of them do mail order. Check Greer 
> Gardens and Gossler Nursery.

'Sunrise' and 'Oregon Sunset' are totally distinct cultivars. I've had both, 
including 'Oregon Sunset' from Gossler's.

Oregon Sunset is a watermelon red, whereas Sunrise is a warm pink. There's no 
mistaking the two except for the names.
Rodger Whitlock
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
Maritime Zone 8, a cool Mediterranean climate
on beautiful Vancouver Island…

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