(SPU) 'Azure Dawn'
( Eric Nies
, R. 1942). SPU, Height 50" (127 cm). Midseason to late bloom. Slightly ruffled pale blue; small pale yellow signal. ( I. ochroleuca
) X ( I. ochroleuca
). Chr. 2n = 40. Lyon, 1943.
| Awaiting original catalog description
| From Milliken Gardens catalog, 1948: AZURE DAWN (Nies) A blue-lavender Spuria of uniform coloring except for a pale yellow patch on the falls. The smoothness of the coloring is particularly pleasing. 4-1/2 feet. $2.50; 3 for $6.00.
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