(SPEC) 'Vernal Evening'
( Mary Henry
, R. 1944), SPEC. A form of I. verna
. Color Class-B7D Collected in Meriweather County, Georgia.
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| From Fairmount Gardens catalog,1945: VERNAL EVENING (Henry 1945) M. Another flawless little gem. The deep lavender flowers have a blotch of dark purple velvet beneath the conspicuous orange crest. It is truly a regal little iris. The foliage is glaucous green deeply stained with purple. 4 in. $8.00
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