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■ (TB) 'Big Spender'

2014, Blyth

'Big Spender' (Barry Blyth, R. 2014). Seedling# T31-A. TB, 38"-40" (96-102 cm), Midseason to late bloom. Standards light icy blue; falls mid violet, 1/4" edge of icy blue; beards rusty tangerine. 'Gypsy Lord' X Keppel seedling# 04-71D: (seedling# 98-181E, 'Naughty Nights' sibling x 'Decadence'). Tempo Two 2015-16

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From Tempo Two catalog 2015: BIG SPENDER (Blyth 2014 Aust) ML 38”- 40” A big Iris, needs a bit of space, hence the name. The standards are soft icy blue and the falls are mid violet with ¼” edge of the standard colour. Beards are rusty tangerine. Plenty of show stems. Easy grower with huge plants and purple based foliage. A colour pattern that is very popular with today’s Iris fanciers. Very fertile. ('Gypsy Lord' X (Keppel 04-71D: 'Naughty Nights' sib x 'Decadence')) Sdlg No T31-4. $50.00.

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BigSpender01.jpgjpg BigSpender01.jpg manage 143 K 08 Nov 2015 - 14:04 Main.TLaurin Photo by Tempo Two Nursery-Australia
BigSpender02.jpgjpg BigSpender02.jpg manage 78 K 03 Dec 2016 - 20:46 Main.TLaurin Photo by Keith Keppel Irises
bigspender01.jpgjpg bigspender01.jpg manage 74 K 14 Dec 2015 - 20:11 Main.TLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham-Magic Valley Iris Society
bigspender1.jpgjpg bigspender1.jpg manage 366 K 19 Nov 2019 - 00:16 Main.TLaurin Photo by Riverina Iris Farm-Australia
Topic revision: r10 - 19 Nov 2019, TLaurin
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