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■(TB) 'Irish Lullaby'

1965, Moldovan

'Irish Lullaby' (Steve Moldovan, R. 1961). Seedling# 60-28. TB, 36" (91 cm), Midseason bloom. Lacy pink self; tangerine beard. 'Court Ballet' x sibling. Moldovan 1965. High Commendation 1962; Honorable Mention 1966; Judges Choice 1966, 1967; Award of Merit 1968.

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From AIS Bulletin #177, April 1965. Introducing IRISH LULLABY (Moldovan) L. 36" $25.00 net. Sdlg. 60-28 (Court Ballet x sib). Extra heavy lacing and ruffling highlight this very beautiful, wide petalled, tangerine bearded pink self. The large, near horizontal falled flowers are produced on sturdy well-branched stems. A healthy grower producing large plants. HC '62. Moldovan's Gardens.
IRISH LULLABY (Moldovan '65) Superb in its home garden, this lives up to its billing. A true pink that has exceptional depth of color; is heavily laced and beautifully formed. The flowers are very large with excellent substance and are carried on well-branched strong stems. This iris is unusually floriferous and would seem to have most excellent growth characteristics. [Ralph and Helen Lewis, “Iris from the Carolinas to Iowa and Ohio,” Bulletin of the American Iris Society, No. 179 (October 1965): 92.]
 


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IrishLullaby_Sch69.jpgjpg IrishLullaby_Sch69.jpg manage 165 K 02 Feb 2014 - 22:57 Main.davepote From Schreiner's Iris Catalog 1969, p. 19.
irishlullaby01.jpgjpg irishlullaby01.jpg manage 105 K 29 Mar 2016 - 14:50 Main.TLaurin Photo by HIPS Archives
Topic revision: r13 - 19 Apr 2018, Betsy881
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