Historic Iris Crossword #1


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3. irises like this well drained
9. top iris medal
10. one of the original bearded iris species
11. _____ Rairdon, DM 1971
12. famous for fifties pinks
13. arilbred fancier Lloyd ______
15. an iris that lost its name
16. they're named for the goddess of this
17. classic diploid plicata (Kenicott, 1905)
18. Vimorin beauty from 1898
19. Bride's ____, DM 1978
21. early tetraploid, parent to many modern lines
23. 1927 DM winner, first of two words
24. classic source of orris root
27. group devoted to historic irises (acronym)
29. ____ & Koeneman, old german iris firm
30. i. pumila is this type of iris
33. pattern: white standards over colored falls
34. iris enemy
35. pattern: even color tone throughout
36. Farr's indian mainden
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1. classic french iris firm
2. thirties DM winner
4. the 'I' in HIPS
5. legendary brown variety
6. sport of 'Honorabile'
7. _______ White, (Foster 1913), famous old white
8. pattern: light purple standards - dark purple falls
14. common iris scent 'flavor'
15. Sable _____, DM 1955
23. hybridizing brothers H.P. & Jacob
22. name of the HIPS journal
25. ___  ____, DM 1973
27. these are often veined
28. fall feature
31. old-fashioned term for irises
32. acronym designating leaf coloration

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