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■(MDB) 'Delicata'

1902, Caparne

'Delicata' (William J Caparne, 1902) DB. Early bloom. Color Class-W1L.

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From Fryer's catalog, 1912: Standards pale lavender, Falls white, delicately traced and tipped lavender; fine. 28". 25¢.
From Wing Seed catalog, 1919: DELICATA — (Pall.) A delicately beautiful Iris of quaint coloring, distinct in form and marking. Standards and falls all same size and shape, small and oval, which with the spreading standards gives a lily-like effect. S. very pure silvery light bluish-lavender, delicately traced deeper; F. a deeper and warmer shade, delicately netted on white, passing to velvety warm lavender at base; throat tigered dusky purple. 15¢

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