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Re: TB: Mystery Purple and White Iris

  • To: Multiple recipients of list <iris-l@rt66.com>
  • Subject: Re: TB: Mystery Purple and White Iris
  • From: "Donald Eaves" <donald@eastland.net>
  • Date: Tue, 2 Jun 1998 20:32:47 -0600 (MDT)

Barb,

You write:

> I'm pretty sure this beauty is EXOTIC STAR (Plough '75). 
(snip)
> 
>Among the 2 year clump bloomers this year was one that was
> > labeled JESSE'S SONG, but was not a plicata! It is a wonderfully large
> > purple with a triangle-shaped white spot around the beards with purple
> > veins. The purple standards are more like washed white. The beards are
> > light blue, orange in the throat.  Stunning! The only ones that come
> > close that I found in catalogs are Cruzin' and Stellar Lights, but mine
> > is more purple. Dark like Titan's Glory. Can anyone help identify this?
> > It's a keeper for sure!
> >
I ordered ES this year, so I hope the performance matches at the very
least.

Donald Eaves
donald@eastland.net
Texas Zone 7 - between Abilene and Fort Worth where I will now be checking
folks heads to determine their origin.





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