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■ (TB) 'Blue Tulip'

1964, Knocke

'Blue Tulip' ( Frederick Knocke, R. 1962). Seedling K-S. TB, 38" (97 cm), Midseason bloom. Color Class-B1G, Fancy, blue self with green mid-ribs; tulip-shaped, no beard or anthers. 'Cliffs Of Dover' X 'Harbor Blue'. Tell 1964. a Novelty Iris

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From Tell’s Gardens catalog, 1964: BLUE TULIP (Dr. F. J. Knocke '64) M 38 in. (Cliffs of Dover x Harbor Blue) Here is an unusual novelty which many saw in Dr. Loomis' garden during the 1963 convention. A blue self with greenish midribs-tulip-shaped has no beard or anthers. An arrangers' delight. Plentiful stock. #K 5. $5.00

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Topic revision: r15 - 02 May 2018, TLaurin
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