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■(LA) 'Finders Keepers'

1966, Chowning

'Finders Keepers' (Frank Chowning, R. 1961). Seedling 1958-4. LA-foliosa, 12" (30 cm), Late bloom. Color Class-W2B, Standards ivory flecked cerulean blue on margins; Falls ivory flecked and bordered blue, styles blue, gold line signal. From two foliosa seedlings (see I. brevicaulis . University Hills 1966. Considered a broken color Novelty Iris

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From University Hills Nursery catalog, 1966: FINDERS KEEPERS (Chowning 1961)- An unusual placata of white and blue with a golden yellow crest extending over half of the length of the falls. Numerous flowers with blue styles on zig-zag scapes. Late season, Iris foliosa hybrid. 12" to 24". $5.00.

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LaFindersKeepersFrankChowningSLI2005.jpgjpg LaFindersKeepersFrankChowningSLI2005.jpg manage 47 K 25 Feb 2010 - 00:43 Main.mdfaith Photo from SLI 2005 Check List
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finderskeepers2.jpgjpg finderskeepers2.jpg manage 126 K 28 Jun 2017 - 21:50 Main.TLaurin Photo by Louisiana Iris Gardens
Topic revision: r10 - 21 Dec 2017, Betsy881
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