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■(TB) 'Circus Circus'

1997, Sutton

'Circus Circus' (George Sutton, R. 1996). Seedling# C-24-D. TB, 37" (94 cm), Early to late bloom. Standards light lilac (RHS 76C), veined darker; style arms white to light orchid; falls white, heavy violet (83B) veining and edging; beards violet; slight spicy fragrance. 'Momentum' X seedling# 4-33: (seedling# 82-13-D: ('Heavenly Harmony' x 'Petite Posy') x 'French Gown'). Sutton 1997.

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2017-05-25 655TB Circus Circus (3).jpg20170519 133813TB Circus Circus (combo).jpg20170621 115354 TB Circus Circus (3).jpgCircus-CircusN.jpgcircuscircus01.jpgCircusCircus02.JPGcircuscircus02.jpgcircuscircus04.jpgCircusCircus1.jpgcircuscircus3.jpgcircuscircus4.jpgcircuscircus5.jpegCircusCircusIO.jpg

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From AIS Bulletin #305 April 1997 Introducing CIRCUS CIRCUS (G. Sutton '97) TB 37- E-M-L. Extremely popular at the '96 Convention where it received an H.C. S. are light lilac veined darker; F. are white with heavy violet veining and edging; violet beards. (Momentum x 4-33: ((Heavenly Harmony x Petite Posey) x French Gown)). $35.00. Sutton's Green Thumber.
 

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-- BetsyHiggins - 2010-11-05
  • TB 'Circus Circus' was blooming at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum, zone 4b, approximately May 25 - June 8, in 2017. It has Purple Based Foliage at the base of the leaves, at least during and after flowering. There is also some faint purple coloring on the spathes as well. -- HollyJohnson2017 -04-01 - 15 Aug 2017
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2017-05-25 655TB Circus Circus (3).jpgjpg 2017-05-25 655TB Circus Circus (3).jpg manage 759 K 15 Aug 2017 - 02:08 HollyJohnson2017-04-01 A new blossom of TB Circus Circus. Photo taken by Holly Johnson at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum, zone 4b, on 5/25/2017.
20170519_133813TB Circus Circus (combo).jpgjpg 20170519_133813TB Circus Circus (combo).jpg manage 1013 K 15 Aug 2017 - 02:01 HollyJohnson2017-04-01 Two buds of TB Circus Circus. Photos taken by Holly Johnson at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum, zone 4b, on 5/19/2017 and 6/5/2017
20170621_115354 TB Circus Circus (3).jpgjpg 20170621_115354 TB Circus Circus (3).jpg manage 219 K 15 Aug 2017 - 02:12 HollyJohnson2017-04-01 TB Circus Circus has Purple Based Foliage. Photo taken by Holly Johnson at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum, zone 4b, on 6/21/2017.
Circus-CircusN.jpgjpg Circus-CircusN.jpg manage 52 K 21 Oct 2011 - 19:37 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Nola's Iris Garden
CircusCircus02.JPGJPG CircusCircus02.JPG manage 79 K 28 Aug 2014 - 02:31 Main.TLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham
CircusCircus1.jpgjpg CircusCircus1.jpg manage 1 MB 17 Oct 2018 - 14:21 Main.TLaurin Photo by Lori Rhodes-Crafton Hills Iris Farm.
CircusCircusIO.jpgjpg CircusCircusIO.jpg manage 30 K 25 Feb 2011 - 19:59 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Iris Oasis
circuscircus01.jpgjpg circuscircus01.jpg manage 28 K 13 Nov 2014 - 20:14 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
circuscircus02.jpgjpg circuscircus02.jpg manage 743 K 30 Dec 2015 - 20:02 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
circuscircus04.jpgjpg circuscircus04.jpg manage 77 K 11 Jul 2013 - 00:03 Main.TLaurin Photo by Schreiner's Iris Gardens
circuscircus3.jpgjpg circuscircus3.jpg manage 57 K 30 Mar 2013 - 19:57 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
circuscircus4.jpgjpg circuscircus4.jpg manage 713 K 20 Aug 2017 - 03:20 Main.TLaurin Photo by Les Jardin du Chateau Vullierens-Switzerland
circuscircus5.jpegjpeg circuscircus5.jpeg manage 86 K 22 Sep 2013 - 18:51 Main.TLaurin Photo by Portes Des Iris-Switzerland
Topic revision: r23 - 08 Jan 2019, Betsy881
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