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■(TB) 'My Honeycomb'

1959, Gibson

'My Honeycomb' (James Gibson, R. 1958). Seedling# 29-3EE. TB, 35" (89 cm). Midseason bloom. Standards light brown; falls brown ground with rich brown veining, white patch in center; yellow beard. 'Taholah' seedling# 26-9A. Cooley 1959. Honorable Mention 1960.

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From Rainbow Hybridizing Gardens catalog 1963: MY HONEYCOMB (Gibson '59) EM-36" A yellow plicata with standards strongly flushed golden amber; falls flaring, etched with red russet which concentrates in the haft. Large white blaze at end of light yellow beard. HM'60, JC '61. Regularly $6.00; on $10 order $4.50; on $25 order $3.95.
From Fleur De Lis Gardens catalog 1963: MY HONEYCOMB (Gibson ' 59) M. 36 in. (Probably from Taholah ). Described by the Introducer as a brighter Firecracker. However, as we saw it, the colors were cream white with yellow tan markings and it seems to be pictured that way. H.M. 1960. 5.00.

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MyHoneycombEI.jpgjpg MyHoneycombEI.jpg manage 38 K 16 Dec 2012 - 15:40 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Exline Iris Garden
My_Honeycomb_(1).JPGJPG My_Honeycomb_(1).JPG manage 98 K 13 Jun 2016 - 03:59 Main.Neira in my garden , France
My_Honeycomb_(2).JPGJPG My_Honeycomb_(2).JPG manage 107 K 13 Jun 2016 - 03:59 Main.Neira in my garden , France
My_Honeycomb_(3).JPGJPG My_Honeycomb_(3).JPG manage 94 K 13 Jun 2016 - 03:59 Main.Neira in my garden , France
My_Honeycomb_fl.jpgjpg My_Honeycomb_fl.jpg manage 74 K 18 Feb 2011 - 17:28 IrisP  
myhoneycomb-jb.jpgjpg myhoneycomb-jb.jpg manage 22 K 22 Feb 2013 - 00:53 Main.Harloiris photo by Mike Unser
myhoneycomb01.jpgjpg myhoneycomb01.jpg manage 76 K 25 Jun 2015 - 02:23 Main.TLaurin Photo by Exline Iris Garden
myhoneycomb4.jpgjpg myhoneycomb4.jpg manage 63 K 12 Nov 2013 - 14:21 Main.TLaurin Photo by Alain Chapelle-France
Topic revision: r21 - 07 Jul 2019, Betsy881
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