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(AB) 'Due West'

1934, White

'Due West' OB ( Clarence G. White, R. 1934). AB, TMB. Blue-toned white self. 'Purissima' X I. susiana . No information on introduction found in AIS checklists.

Also listed in TB web: 'Due West'.

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From The Court Of Iris catalog, 1955: DUE WEST (White '34) E 30" (Purissima X Susiana). Unfortunately this white with the faint blue blush shows no evidence of its Onco parent. Interesting mostly to those afflicted with 'Collector's Fever'. $.60
From Supplement To The Comprehensive Checklist of Aril and Arilbred Iris by Sharon McAllister, April 2000: DUE WEST AB (Clarence G. White, R. 1934). Sdlg # NIA. TMB. Height and bloom season NIA. Purissima X I susiana. AIS Color Class: WW (white white). '76 CL: Blue-toned white self. Rainbow: "Pure, crystalline white." Vallette: "white TB." No information on introduction found in AIS Checklists. Notes: Classified by the '76 committee as an OB in the quantum system, although Randolph & Mitra counted it as a 48-chromosome TB. Ref: AIS'39, p. 202; ASI '76, p. 30; ASI '78 YB, p. 64; Vallette, p. 176.

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