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■(AR) 'Bagdad Beauty'

1958, Austin

'Bagdad Beauty' OH ( Lloyd Austin, R. 1958). Seedling W169. OX, height 12" (30 cm), Extra early bloom. Standards white flushed lilac rose, veined deep lilac rose; Falls bronze crimson; dark brown signal. I. atropurpurea X I.hermona . Rainbow Hybridizing Gardens, 1958.

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From The Court Of Iris catalog, 1961: BAGDAD BEAUTY. ( Austin '58 ) VE 12". A rosy-red bitone; Standards silver-white flushed lilac-rose veined deeper color. Falls bronze-crimson, dark brown signal. A good example of 'hybrid vigor', it grows easily, increases at a rapid rate. Free bloomer and good breeder. $5.00
 

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BagdadBeauty_2.jpgjpg BagdadBeauty_2.jpg manage 42 K 28 Feb 2010 - 17:03 Main.Betsy881 Bastow Collection
BagdadBeauty_216.jpgjpg BagdadBeauty_216.jpg manage 38 K 11 Apr 2016 - 18:52 Main.Betsy881 Detail of photo by Betsy Higgins
Topic revision: r10 - 04 Mar 2017, Betsy881
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