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Re: iris DIGEST V1 #168


Hi!
Can anyone point me to an Iris Grower in the Northeastern part of Arkansas?
Thank you
Dana Kerr
On Feb 1, 2007, at 11:45 AM, iris DIGEST wrote:


iris DIGEST Thursday, February 1 2007 Volume 01 : Number 168



In this issue:

        Re: [iris] TB: Quaker Lady
        Re: [iris] Bulletin

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Date: Wed, 31 Jan 2007 16:42:59 -0800 (PST)
From: Robin Shadlow <rshadlow@yahoo.com>
Subject: Re: [iris] TB: Quaker Lady

Thank you so much Clarence both for the description and the info on how to read the older checklists.

That book I can locate : ) I am just up to the section on San Souci. I am enjoying it very much!

  Robin Shadlow
  zone 5 NE


CEMahan@aol.com wrote:
  In a message dated 1/30/2007 7:46:56 P.M. Eastern Standard Time,
Autmirislvr@aol.com writes:

QUAKER LADY. TB-M-S3L (Farr 1909); Farr 1909; Wing 1920; Sheets 1928;
Gelser 1938; Homestead 1938; Moss 1938; Tip Top 1938; Wass 1938; Ashley
1939;
(little square) sl.



Betty provided the above description of QUAKER LADY from the 1939
Alphabetical Iris Check List. The "TB-M-S3L" code means it is a "TB" that
flowers
midseason ("M") and that it is blend bitone or bicolor "S3" of light ("L")
tone.
The following description of QUAKER LADY in my book (p.190) is based in part
on the Sheets 1928 catalogue listed in the Check List"

"'Quaker Ladyb is a blended bicolor in pastel shades of lavender, violet
and
yellow. It has smoky-lavender standards and mauve- to ageratum-violet falls that become bronze toward the edges. A yellow glow radiates from the center
of the flower, a glow enhanced by lush orange-yellow beards."

I hope this is helpful. Clarence Mahan





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Date: Wed, 31 Jan 2007 22:18:56 EST
From: Tmilchh@aol.com
Subject: Re: [iris] Bulletin

Thanks for the clarification.
    Annette Milch

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