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■(JI) 'Embossed'

1956, Marx

'Embossed' (Louise Marx, R. 1956) JI, 42-48", Midseason bloom. White, veined deep pansy-blue; tufted center deep royal-purple tipped white. 'Nishiki-Yama' x 'Osamaru-Miyo'. Marx 1956.

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embossed-1-17.jpgembossed01.JPGembossed02.jpgembossed2.jpgEmbossed by JanLauritzen.jpg
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From Marx Gardens catalog, 1958: EMBOSSED (Marx 1956) Each $5.00. Here is a Marhigo with precise clear cut features unmatched by any iris, except perhaps some of the Oncocyclus clan. The frilly white flowers shrouded in a network of sharp, well defined veins of deepest (Pansy) blue, and the large tufted centers of deepest royal purple tipped white, create a distinctive heraldic engraving effect. It spells: class. The double 6- to 7-inch flowers are exceptionally ruffled for this type. 3½ to 4 feet. Midseason.
 

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-- LaurieFrazer - 2010-04-20
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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Embossed_by_JanLauritzen.jpgjpg Embossed_by_JanLauritzen.jpg manage 74 K 13 Jun 2010 - 22:58 Main.janlauritzen Photo by Chad Harris of Mt. Pleasant Iris Farm
embossed-1-17.jpgjpg embossed-1-17.jpg manage 218 K 27 Aug 2017 - 06:12 Main.mikeu Photo by Mike Unser, taken at Mt. Pleasant Iris Farm
embossed01.JPGJPG embossed01.JPG manage 810 K 06 Dec 2015 - 17:49 Main.TLaurin Photo by Chad Harris of Mt. Pleasant Iris Farm
embossed02.jpgjpg embossed02.jpg manage 180 K 04 Jul 2019 - 11:28 Main.TLaurin Photo by Chad Harris of Mt. Pleasant Iris Farm
embossed2.jpgjpg embossed2.jpg manage 92 K 03 Mar 2014 - 22:03 Main.TLaurin Photo by Chad Harris of Mt. Pleasant Iris Farm
Topic revision: r12 - 04 Jul 2019, TLaurin
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