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■(TB) 'Athens'

2006, Johnson

'Athens' ( Thomas Johnson, R. 2006). Seedling T53A. TB, 37" (94 cm), Early thru midseason bloom. Standards light lavender, medium lavender-blue fleck wash; style arms light lavender, deeper beside rib, wider toward crest; Falls deep blue-lavender plicata edge, lighter blue-lavender-white central wash; beards yellow, white in throat; sweet fragrance. 'Fancy Woman' X 'Handshake'. Mid-America 2006. Honorable Mention 2008

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From Mid-America Garden catalog, 2006: ATHENS - TB, 37" (94 cm), Early-Midseason. Athens is noted as the center of fine arts and architecture. Its namesake brings together all these same superior traits. The architecture of Athens is strong in combination with its breathtaking artistry. There is no way to describe it with words, only the picture will convey its excellence. In its simplest terms, Athens is a light blue and white fancy, luminata plicata with white beards brushed yellow. Strongly formed flowers are graced with large, impeccable ruffles. Showstalks have 3 branches and carry 8-9 buds. Sdlg. T53A: Fancy Woman X Handshake. $50.00.

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Athens.jpgjpg Athens.jpg manage 72 K 23 Mar 2013 - 15:15 AdamCordes Blooming in my garden, 2009. zone 4b - Adam Cordes
Athens01.jpgjpg Athens01.jpg manage 329 K 09 Apr 2017 - 15:05 Main.TLaurin Photo by Damon Gardens
Athens10.JPGJPG Athens10.JPG manage 72 K 18 Mar 2014 - 20:16 Main.TLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
Athens9.JPGJPG Athens9.JPG manage 66 K 18 Mar 2014 - 20:15 Main.TLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
Athens_66.jpgjpg Athens_66.jpg manage 69 K 23 Nov 2010 - 15:53 Main.Elladan photo by Elladan
Athensstalk.jpgjpg Athensstalk.jpg manage 70 K 23 Mar 2013 - 15:17 AdamCordes Blooming in my garden, 2009. zone 4b - Adam Cordes
TBAthens.jpgjpg TBAthens.jpg manage 56 K 08 Jan 2011 - 04:18 EleanorHutchison Picture by Snowpeak Iris
athens01.jpgjpg athens01.jpg manage 85 K 04 May 2015 - 20:32 Main.TLaurin Photo by Breezeway Iris Garden
athens02.jpgjpg athens02.jpg manage 31 K 30 Jul 2017 - 19:18 Main.TLaurin Photo by Loktev's Iris Garden-Russia
athens03.jpgjpg athens03.jpg manage 55 K 21 Jul 2014 - 19:21 Main.TLaurin Photo by Damon Gardens
athens7.jpgjpg athens7.jpg manage 41 K 28 Mar 2013 - 19:53 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
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