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Re: HYB: Purple foliage traits
  • Subject: Re: HYB: Purple foliage traits
  • From: AIS Janet Smith <gbyp456@gmail.com>
  • Date: Wed, 1 Feb 2012 17:39:46 -0800


Mr Silvers,
Is that pencil edge purple or a deep raspberry?  Perhaps my computer monitor is distorting the color which looks more deep raspberry than purple.  Your seedlings and a variegated leaf - oh my!
Thank you for the photos,
Janet Smith
California  Zone 7

On Wed, Feb 1, 2012 at 4:20 PM, thomas silvers <tesilvers@yahoo.com> wrote:

This seedling of Iris purpureobractea from pollen of a seedling garden named "PBF/RM" is showing some of the best _expression_ of PBF (purple based foliage) that I've seen yet.
For anyone with an interest, I've posted a bigger version of the picture and two other seedlings here:


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