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Re: Re: Photos: Need photo for these below

  • Subject: Re: Re: Photos: Need photo for these below
  • From: Anita Moran <avmoran1@earthlink.net>
  • Date: Tue, 2 Sep 2008 14:52:24 -0400 (GMT-04:00)

-----Original Message-----
>From: Jean Richter <richter@eecs.berkeley.edu>
>Sent: Sep 2, 2008 2:33 PM
>To: iris-photos@yahoogroups.com
>Subject: [iris-photos] Re: Photos: Need photo for these below
>Maisie Lowe is indeed an oldie,
>J. L. Gibson, 1930. None of
>the pre-1950 iris in irisregister
>have descriptions.
>A 1939 catalog description on the HIPS web site
>is: "It is a brilliant blue bi-color with
>standards of soft blue and velvety falls of
>rich pansy-violet, bordered the color of the standards."
>However they must have had rather liberal ideas
>of what constituted blue back then, as the
>picture on the HIPS site shows a rather
>purple-looking iris :-)
>Sorry, can't help with pics for these.
>in the warm dry SF bay area, zone 9
>Linda Smith wrote:
>> * *
>> **MAISIE LOWE – Maybe Historical or is it just so new it's not in data
>> bank yet.?? All that was listed was it's name. **
>> (R. G. Smith, R. 1971) Sdlg. 6926 OR. TB, 30" (76 cm), M & RE
>> S. deep reddish purple, ruffled; F. white with 1/2" deep reddish purple
>> edge; burnt orange beard. E24R X 6605A. R. G. Smith 1972
>> (Carol Lankow, R. 1989) Sdlg. 4C39-3. IB, 24" (61 cm), M
>> Warm white, slightly brushed light yellow on hafts; orange yellow beard.
>> That's Right X Actress. Kirkland Iris 1990
>> (Lloyd Zurbrigg, R. 2001) Sdlg. KK 193. TB, 36" (91 cm), M & RE
>> White ground, violet blue plicata marking; beards pale yellow to white;
>> heavily ruffled. GG 38-1-1: (R 78 "Spell": (P 25 mauve: (Halt x Earl of
>> Essex) x P 15: (Fiji Dancer x Earl of Essex)) x Stadler J 36-05: (Spirit
>> of Memphis x Earl of Essex)) X Frances Iva. Friendship 2001
>> Linda in CW AZ
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Anita Moran
Pilmore Gardens




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