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Standards marigold-orange; falls Spanish-orange; orange-red beard. (( ‘Pink Tower’ x ‘Radiation’) x ‘Pink Formal’) X sibling to Glittering Amber’. Mission Bell 1961 

From Fleur de Lis Iris Catalog 1965 “EL 36”  “A wide petaled large flower of deep Marigold orange and Spanish orange with a rich red orange beard. Moderately ruffled and slightly laced. HM 1962. 15.00.”

From Schreiner’s Iris Lovers Catalog 1974: “A striking, vividly colored iris between marigold and Spanish orange with a deeper fiery, red orange beard. The petals are wide with moderate ruffling, closed standards, semi flaring falls,. Tall, nicely branched and vigorous. Extremely handsome and very popular.”
HM 62, AM 64.


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Orange Parade

Melba Hamblen 1961

Iris Class: Bearded
Bearded Class: Tall Bearded
Age: 1960-1969
Fall Color: Orange
Standard Color: Orange
Pattern: Self
Beard Color: Red
Hybridizer: Schreiner
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