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■(TB) 'Pretty Gay'

1957, Plough

'Pretty Gay' (Gordon Plough, R. 1954) Seedling 52-25-13. TB, 34" (86 cm), Midseason late bloom. White self, red beard. 'Party Dress' x 'Mary Randall'. Iris Test Garden, Eden Road 1957. Honorable Mention 1957.

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From Rainbow Hybridizing Gardens catalog 1963: PRETTY GAY (Plough '57) ML-34". A surprise from a cross of two pinks, a pure white with a fiery red beard. No haft markings to mar chaste beauty. Petals broad, well substanced. A grand Iris. Fertile both ways. HM'57, HC'55. Party Dress X Mary Randall. Regularly $2.00; on $10 order $1.30; on $25 order 95c; 3 for $2.40; 10 for $7.20.
 


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