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Diploid plicata

  • Subject: [PHOTO] [iris-photos] Diploid plicata
  • From: thomas silvers tesilvers@yahoo.com
  • Date: Mon, 8 May 2006 12:49:13 -0700 (PDT)

I've always had a soft spot for plicatas in general...
but this is one of my current favorites.
It's the nicest of the five seedlings I selected for
strong PBF (purple based foliage) from one of my
diploid bearded crosses (KUPARI X ROSEMARY'S DREAM).
Every last seedling from that cross is tall, plicata
and sweetly scented. If I had to fault it I'd probably
say that it doesn't have as much substance as the
typical tetraploid tall beardeds. But it sure makes a
pretty clump anyway.

It's also very fertile either way, so I've been using
it in crosses with just about anything diploid I've

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