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■(TB) 'Belle Meade'

1950, Wills

'Belle Meade' (Jesse Wills, R. 1950). Seedling# 79-46. TB, 35" (89 cm), Early midseason bloom. Color Class-W/B2, White-and-blue plicata. 'Blue Shimmer' X 'Snow Crystal'. Fairmount 1952.

Purple leaf base. Tetraploïd.

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From Iris Test Garden catalog, 1958: BELLE MEADE. (Wills 1952). M. 39 inches. A very lovely new plicata of snow white ground with feather edging of bright, clear blue violet. Perfectly formed flowers of heavy substance with a gleaming finish. Excellent stalks and branching. H.M. 1952. $2.25.
 
 

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BelleMeadeIG.jpgjpg BelleMeadeIG.jpg manage 24 K 29 Nov 2011 - 20:28 Main.Betsy881 Photoo by Irisgal
Iris_germanica_Belle_Meade.JPGJPG Iris_germanica_Belle_Meade.JPG manage 72 K 28 Feb 2010 - 14:15 Main.chinon36 photo taken in the Parc Floral de Vincennes, Paris, France, zone 7
belle-meade2-12.jpgjpg belle-meade2-12.jpg manage 96 K 19 Oct 2015 - 02:31 Main.mikeu Photo by Mike Unser
bellemeade01.JPGJPG bellemeade01.JPG manage 71 K 19 Jul 2014 - 20:20 Main.TLaurin Photo by Don McQueen,London, Ont. Canada Zone5.
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bellemeade03.JPGJPG bellemeade03.JPG manage 61 K 06 May 2014 - 16:41 Main.TLaurin Photo by Don McQueen,London, Ont. Canada Zone5.
bellemeade04.jpgjpg bellemeade04.jpg manage 50 K 21 Aug 2014 - 02:50 Main.TLaurin Photo by Iris City Gardens
bellemeade05.JPGJPG bellemeade05.JPG manage 567 K 15 Oct 2015 - 02:56 Main.TLaurin Photo by Don McQueen,London, Ont. Canada Zone5.
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