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■(TB) 'Allaglow'

1958, Tompkins

'Allaglow' ( Chet Tompkins, R. 1958). Seedling 55-108. TB, 38" (97 cm), Midseason to late bloom. Color Class-Y5L, Rich yellow-copper blend. ( 'Ballet Dancer' x 'Lady Albright') X 'Golden Twilight'. Fleur de Lis 1958.

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From Rainbow Hybridizing Gardens catalog 1963: ALLAGLOW (Tompkins '58) ML-37". Most honored of all Colossal Iris, as it received famous Fiorino d'Oro Award in International competition at Florence, Italy, in 1960. Outstanding for its gigantic size, its unbelievably beautiful coloring--bright Sunburst gold, blended bittersweet orange with an allover flush of clear copper yellow. Entire flower has glistening-gold finish. Giant flowers perfectly displayed on splendidly branched stalks.HM'58, AM'60. (Ballet Dancer x Lady Albright) X Golden Twilight). Regularly $7.50; on $10 order $6.75; on $25 order $5.95.
From Fleur De Lis Gardens catalog 1963: ALLAGLOW (Temp. '58l M.L. 38 in. (Ballet Dancer x L. Albright) x Golden Twilight. A gigantic new iris of beautiful form andheavy substance. It is a blend of bright Sunburst gold and Bittersweet orange with an overtone of clear coppery yellow. A glittering gilded finish and a tiny flash of orchid at the beard adds to the beauty of the broad ruffled petals. Strong, excellently branched stalks. Winner of Premio Frienze and A.M. 1960. 7.50.

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Allaglow4.jpgjpg Allaglow4.jpg manage 60 K 27 Nov 2013 - 03:15 Main.TLaurin Photo by South Jersey Iris
Allaglow5.jpgjpg Allaglow5.jpg manage 42 K 15 Dec 2013 - 03:03 Main.TLaurin Photo by Daniel Boris,Iris Du Grand Barbu-France
AllaglowBHI.jpgjpg AllaglowBHI.jpg manage 93 K 14 Apr 2012 - 14:35 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
IMG_7837.jpgjpg IMG_7837.jpg manage 488 K 21 Dec 2018 - 18:46 Main.davepote Photo by David Potembski, Presby 2016, Bed location 29-18.
allaglow-mu.jpgjpg allaglow-mu.jpg manage 15 K 29 Nov 2015 - 20:12 Main.mikeu Photo by Mike Unser
allaglow.jpgjpg allaglow.jpg manage 67 K 30 Jan 2011 - 18:41 IrisP  
allaglow01.JPGJPG allaglow01.JPG manage 219 K 25 Feb 2019 - 19:42 Main.TLaurin Photo by Don McQueen-taken at Royal Botanical Garden-Hamilton-Ontario-Canada
allaglow1-14.jpgjpg allaglow1-14.jpg manage 86 K 29 Nov 2015 - 20:12 Main.mikeu Photo by Mike Unser
allaglow1-16.jpgjpg allaglow1-16.jpg manage 268 K 11 Jun 2016 - 21:37 Main.mikeu Photo taken at Presby Memorial Iris Gardens by Mike Unser
allaglow3-16.jpgjpg allaglow3-16.jpg manage 150 K 11 Jun 2016 - 21:37 Main.mikeu Photo taken at Presby Memorial Iris Gardens by Mike Unser
allaglow3.jpgjpg allaglow3.jpg manage 65 K 02 Nov 2013 - 15:38 Main.TLaurin Photo by Alain Chapelle-France
Topic revision: r23 - 28 Jun 2019, Betsy881
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