Thanks to our resident historians, Clarence, Larry, & Mike, for the saga of
I realize that a similar mystery lies behind AMBASSADEUR. That these two iris,
from different hybridizers, had the same diploid parent is a conjecture that
cannot be proved -- although Simonet presented some circumstantial evidence.
I'd like to hear the opinions of those who've studied that era more than I have
-- and I'm continuing on the LIST instead of taking this private because I think
others might like to hear it, as well.