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■(TB) 'Cream Cockatoo'

1995, Keith

'Cream Cockatoo' (A. D. Keith by Robert Strohman, R. 1995). TB, 34" (86 cm), Midseason bloom. Light yellow self; beards full yellow; sweet fragrance; foliage variable, from all green to variegated to white. Probably -- 'California Gold' X 'Happy Days'. Eden Road 1956.

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From Rainbow Hybridizing Gardens catalog 1963: CREAM COCKATOO (Keith '56) M-34". Only variegated-leaved Tall Bearded Iris other than Zebra; only one with yellow flowers. Foliage varies from green to white, with most fans strongly striped. May be key that unlocks wonderful field of variegated-leaved Iris in a multitude of Rainbow colors. Be the first to try it. Regularly $1.50; on $10 order $1.2S, on $25 order $1.05.

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Topic revision: r14 - 08 Mar 2019, Betsy881
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