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Pencil Sketch

Plough, R. 1971 / I. 1972

TB 30″ M

From Eden Road Iris Garden catalog for 1973: “Widely flaring, beautifully formed plicata of grayed tones of barium yellow. The standards are practically solidly colored. The fall are lined with plicata marking radiating from the beard giving the effect of a pencil sketch. There is a light violet area around the orange beard. The flowers open darker and soon attain a lighter hue, thus furthering the effect of an artist’s sketching. An exciting variety. 3 branches and terminal. Fertile both ways.”

((sdlg inv. Jakarta sib, Jaipur, My Darling, Copper Halo) X Painted Wings), HM 1973.

Iris Class:Bearded
Bearded Class:Tall Bearded
Age:1970-1979
Fall Color:Yellow Ground Any Stitch
Standard Color:Cream/Buff
Pattern:Plicata
Beard Color:Lemon/Light Yellow
Hybridizer:Plough
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