, R. 1937) TB. Midseason bloom. Color Class Y9D. 'Armor'
| Bulletin de la Société Nationale d'Horticulture de France, 1937, 6e série, Tome IV, p. 173.
| Vilmorin-Andrieux catalog: 1938, p.4.
| From Fairmount Gardens Catalog, Lowell, Massachusetts (Summer 1942-Spring 1943): MARINELLA (Cayeux 1937) M. A magnificent iris of rich brownish red with well arched and domed standards of golden bronze lightly flushed red. The semi-flaring falls are garnet red bordered with bronze at the edge. The slightly ruffled flowers have execellent form and substance and are well placed on almost perfectly four way branched stalks. C. M., S. N. H. F. 1937. A. I. S. Silver Medal at Iris Show at the New York Worlds Fair as the finest stalk in the show. 1940. 42 in. $6.00. [Mrs. Thomas Nesmith, A Selected List of Tall Bearded Iris. ].
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