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Re: Two KARENs?

In a message dated 96-10-21 13:29:12 EDT, you write:

>Mike, thanks for the story on KAREN. I've always thought it was a very
>risky thing to declare an iris "obsolete" once it has actually been
>introduced into commerce. 

A recent example of how risky it is is the arilbred registered as BRONZE
BEAUTY!....I grow the original BRONZE BEAUTY (Barr 1884) and was horrified
that a modern iris would be allowed to have the name of a great historic
iris.  Clarence Mahan in VA

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