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■(TB) 'Dawn Star'

1960, DeForest

'Dawn Star' (Fred DeForest, R. 1958). Seedling 57-9S. TB, 36" (91 cm), Early midseason bloom. Color Class-O5P, Blended yellow, and pink self; soft tangerine beard. 'Frances Kent' X pink seedling. Irisnoll 1960.

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From Fleur De Lis Gardens catalog 1963: DAWN STAR (DeForest '60) M. 40 in. (Sib. to Dawn Crest). Standards yellow with heavy rich flush of deep pink through their centers, leaving a near gilt yellow border. Falls rich cream with pink wash over the haft around the pink beard. H.M. 1960. NET 15.00.

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