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From Howard Weed’s catalog for National Iris Gardens, 1946: “Novel blend Standards are closed, slightly ruffled, of copper lightly washed rose. Falls light rose, washed copper at edges, red-brown veining on gold ground at haft, orange beard.”

From the National Iris Garden catalog for 1947: “No richer shrine in all the floral kingdom than this novel blend. The flower, a copper rose ground with heavy brown venations suggestive of a plicata, is mysteriously veiled in metallic lavender. The plants multiply rapidly, blooming late over a period of three weeks.”

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Mystic Shrine

Weed, R. 1942 / I. 1944

Iris Class: Bearded
Bearded Class: Tall Bearded
Age: 1940-1949
Fall Color: White Ground Red/Pink Stitch
Standard Color: White Ground Red/Pink Stitch
Pattern: Plicata
Beard Color: Orange/Deep Yellow
Hybridizer: Weed
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