(TB) 'Rio Oro'
, R. 1940). Midseason bloom. Color Class-S4M. 'Salar'
x 'Far West'
From Fairmount Gardens catalog, 1946:
RIO ORO (DeForest 1942) M. L. An iris of great charm and refinement and one of the most fascinating colors in the garden. It is a rich honey yellow self giving the effect of a bright golden brown. The standards are well domed and firmly held, the falls very flaring. Well formed flowers, tall, with good branching. Vigorous growth. 40 in. $5.00.
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