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Re: Re:HYB: ?pigment Crazy For You

What I was saying is that it is basically a pale pink amoena with rose
anthocyanin stripes.

Colleen Modra
Adelaide Hills AUST
zone 8/9

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Linda Mann" <lmann@volfirst.net>
To: "iris- talk" <iris@hort.net>
Sent: Tuesday, January 11, 2005 10:43 PM
Subject: [iris] Re:HYB: ?pigment Crazy For You

> Colleen, are you saying that the pigment in CRAZY FOR YOU is mostly
> anthocyanin, that it mostly just looks pink?
> Or were you talking about just the stripes?
> It has a lot of pinks & oranges in the pedigree, & Fred's post sounds
> like it does have the genes for producing pink babies in the right
> crosses.  But maybe not pink-striped babies.
> ?
> <the colour base is primarily an anthocyanin rather than a lycopene or
> similar. .... In CFY  there does appear to be a faint overall pink wash
> on the falls which enchances the anthocyanin colour. Great grower and
> parent. Colleen Modra Adelaide Hills AUST>
> <I have third generation crosses involving Crazy For You and I don't
> believe  it is a plicata pattern......Some crosses show the tangerine
> factor with pink ground  colors on  both the standards and the falls.The
> biggest problem with these crosses is that  there are so many
> interesting seedlings that I select too many!  Fred  Kerr Rainbow acres>
> --
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