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■(MDB) 'Spring Beacon'

2005, Spoon

'Spring Beacon' (Donald Spoon, R. 2005). seedling #96-5A. MDB, 7" (18 cm). Very early bloom. Blended plum and raspberry self; falls arched; beards lavender blue; ruffled. 'Atroviolacea' X 'Lighthouse Beacon'. Winterberry 2005.

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From AIS Bulletin #337 April 2005 Introducing SPRING BEACON (D. Spoon) MDB, 7" (18 em), VE, Sdlg. #96-5A. Ruffled plum and raspberry self with showy, lavender blue beards. Erect standards and arched falls. 1-2 buds. Spectacular, traffic stopping garden clump. Early as I. pumila 'Atroviolacea' yet more vigorous with more increase and larger flowers and beards. First of MDBs to bloom. (I. pumila 'Atroviolacea' X Lighthouse Beacon). $15. Winterberry Gardens.
 


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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
MDBSpringBeacon_7.jpgjpg MDBSpringBeacon_7.jpg manage 49 K 07 Nov 2010 - 18:58 Main.cirisonpond As grown in Boise, ID at www.ciop.info by Carol & Ken Coleman
MDBSpringBeacon_7a.jpgjpg MDBSpringBeacon_7a.jpg manage 63 K 07 Nov 2010 - 18:59 Main.cirisonpond As grown in Boise, ID at www.ciop.info by Carol & Ken Coleman
MDBSpringBeacon_7ajb.jpgjpg MDBSpringBeacon_7ajb.jpg manage 40 K 02 Apr 2016 - 18:05 Main.Harloiris Detail of Ken Coleman photo
springbeacon01.jpgjpg springbeacon01.jpg manage 69 K 28 Jun 2015 - 03:13 Main.TLaurin Photo by Exline Iris Garden
springbeacon3.JPGJPG springbeacon3.JPG manage 41 K 04 May 2013 - 14:51 Main.TLaurin Photo by Ginny Spoon
sptingbeacon4.JPGJPG sptingbeacon4.JPG manage 33 K 04 May 2013 - 15:34 Main.TLaurin Photo by Ginny Spoon
sptingbeacon5.JPGJPG sptingbeacon5.JPG manage 31 K 16 May 2013 - 17:03 Main.TLaurin Photo by Ginny Spoon
Topic revision: r11 - 17 Feb 2019, Betsy881
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