■(SIB) 'Dance Ballerina Dance'

1983, Varner

'Dance Ballerina Dance' (Steve Varner, R. 1982). Seedling S040. SIB (tetraploid), height 32" (81 cm), Early bloom. Standards near white with light pinkish violet plicata effect; near-white styles; Falls full lavender rose pink, lighter ruffled edge. McEwen seedling T4 72/10 X unknown. Introduced by Illini Iris 1983. Honorable Mention 1985; Award of Merit 1987; Morgan-Wood Medal 1989.

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From AIS Bulletin #249 April 1983 Introducing DANCE BALLERINA DANCE-Siberian S040, 32", EM. Terminal and one branch, 4 buds. Grown from Currier McEwen's seed (T4 72/1 0 X unknown), apparently this is the first tetraploid 'pink' amoena introduction. Suggestive of a dancer's attire with ruffled and almost flaring, full lavender-rose pink falls with a lighter pink band around edge. Wide, pinkish (near white) standards and styles. It is uniquely beautiful. Order early. $50.00. Illini Iris.
 

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