Hi Colleen, I guess I did the same thing you did by not paying close attention, I am Pearl not Char.. Yes it is cornflower blue, but i still call it purple.
Thanks for the explanation.
Colleen Modra wrote:
I hate to have to say this but Clyde Redmond is
cornflower blue. That aside, your purple iris may carry white genes,
insufficient in the parent to turn the purple off, but they may have
doubled up in the offspring to work as a dominant white suppressing the
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Monday, April 23, 2007 1:31 PM
[iris-photos] LA sdlg
My very first seedling! This is from a beepod on
Clyde Redmond, a dark purple Louisiana iris. I really wasn't excited
when I found the bud on this one. Clyde Redmond was the only LA iris I
had at the time so I expected "just another purple iris". Imagine my
surprise when I found this. I am assuming that LA iris cannot cross
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