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■(BB) 'Petkin'

1969, Zurbrigg

'Petkin' ( Lloyd Zubrigg, R. 1969). Seedling #65-26A-8. BB, 26" (66 cm). Midseason bloom and rebloom. Standards white completely overlaid amethyst violet (35/1); falls white with no center stripe except under beard, border amethyst violet; white beard faintly tipped yellow. 'Northern Spy'; X 'Double Majesty'. Avonbank 1969. Honorable Mention 1971.

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From AIS Bulletin #193 April 1969 Introducing PETKIN Sdlg. 65-26A-8. A remontant border iris that is border in character throughout-leaves, stems and flowers. Standards white, overlaid amethyst; falls white banded amethyst with a dart of color at the tip of the beard. Blooms mid-May and September. Horizontally-flaring, with tightly-closed standards. Excellent growth, and truly unique. (Northern Spy X DoubleMajesty). $20. Avonbank Iris Garden.

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