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■(TB) 'Rare Occasion'

1994, Gatty

'Rare Occasion' (Joseph Gatty by Keith Keppel, R. 1992). Seedling# T23-6. TB, 36" (91 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards peach (M&P 9-A-5); falls slightly paler (9-AB-4), hafts suffused capucine buff (9-E-5); beards grenadine red (1-D-11) to carnelian red (2-E-1), ibis pink (1-B-10) at end; pronounced sweet fragrance. Seedling# O19-1: ('Pretty Lady' x Seedling# K55-1: ('Nefertiti' x 'Playgirl')) X 'Presence'. Keppel 1994. Prize winner of Moscow International TB Iris Competition 1998 (third place).

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From AIS Bulletin #292 January 1994 Introducing RARE OCCASION (Gatty) TB M 36" ((Pretty Lady x ((Louise Watts x Loudoun Charmer) x Playgirl)) X Presence). Broad, lightly ruffled and laced peach pink, with falls overlapping at the hafts, shirred and ruffled down the sides. Beards lavender-pink at tips, changing to pinkish orange and tile red in the flower heart. Excellent branching. #T23-6. $35.00. Keith Keppel.

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RareOccasion01.jpgjpg RareOccasion01.jpg manage 62 K 27 Mar 2015 - 14:21 Main.TLaurin Photo by Stephens
RareOccasion291005.jpgjpg RareOccasion291005.jpg manage 20 K 11 Nov 2010 - 09:34 ColleenModra Colleen Modra Photo
RareOccasion4.jpgjpg RareOccasion4.jpg manage 31 K 12 Aug 2013 - 22:09 Main.TLaurin Photo by Hildenbrandt's Iris Garden
RareOccassion-2014-1.JPGJPG RareOccassion-2014-1.JPG manage 28 K 06 Dec 2015 - 08:30 JoelleFRANJEULLE Iriseraie de Gombault Photo by Joëlle Franjeulle Sologne FRANCE
RareOccassion-2014-2.JPGJPG RareOccassion-2014-2.JPG manage 29 K 06 Dec 2015 - 08:30 JoelleFRANJEULLE Iriseraie de Gombault Photo by Joëlle Franjeulle Sologne FRANCE
RareOccassion-2014-G.JPGJPG RareOccassion-2014-G.JPG manage 30 K 06 Dec 2015 - 08:31 JoelleFRANJEULLE photo Gerard RAFFAELLI
RareOccassion05.jpgjpg RareOccassion05.jpg manage 118 K 09 Apr 2014 - 02:13 Main.TLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
RareOccassion06.jpgjpg RareOccassion06.jpg manage 114 K 09 Apr 2014 - 02:14 Main.TLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
Rare_Occasion_285.jpgjpg Rare_Occasion_285.jpg manage 18 K 17 Mar 2012 - 11:40 Rare Occasion
rareoccasion08.JPGJPG rareoccasion08.JPG manage 95 K 06 Jul 2014 - 01:17 Main.TLaurin Photo by Bee Warburton
Topic revision: r19 - 03 Dec 2018, Betsy881
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