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■(LA) 'Saucy Minx'

1949, Dorman

'Saucy Minx' ( Caroline Dormon, R. 1949) LA. 34" Diploid; Color Class-R6M. Rose red shading inward to soft yellow. 'Cajan Joyeuse' x 'New Orleans'. Recorded as Vinie in 49 Checklist; Class renamed Louisiana Iris. Honorable Mention 1951; DeBaillon Award 1954.

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From Milliken Gardens catalog, 1952: SAUCY MINX (Caroline Dorman) Pert, ruffled flowers of bright rose-red, with a heart of amber and warm yellow. Borne aloft on 24-inch stems, with three or four flowers open at once. Very lovely. $3.SO.

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Topic revision: r15 - 15 Feb 2018, Betsy881
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