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■(SIB) 'Blue Ridge'

1929, Cleveland

'Blue Ridge' ( Frances Cleveland, R. 1936) SIB. Color Class-B1L (Light blue self); Cleveland 1929, 1938; Nesmith 1932; Berkeley 1939.

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From Longfield Iris Farms catalog, 1937: Blue Ridge (Cleve. 1927). The loveliest and best of the late silvery blues. The F. are horizontal; and both the S. and style arms have turquoise midribs. 34 inches. $0.35.
Blue Ridge was a young plant, Sib. pale blue, that was very lovely in the garden. [Mrs. Herman E. Lewis, "Varietal Notes 1938", A.I.S. Bulletin 72 (January 1939): 10.]

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