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(TB) 'Ruby Queen'

1923, Weed

'Ruby Queen' (Howard Weed, R. 1923) TB. Midseason bloom. Color Class-R1M.

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From Indian Spring Farms catalog, 1927: RUBY QUEEN (Weed 1923). S. light Mathew's purple; F. Rood's violet, lighter at the edge. A distinct ruby-toned Iris over 36 inches tall. 75 cts. each; $2.00 for 3.
From Treholme Gardens catalog 1928: RUBY QUEEN (Weed 1923) E. 80 G. 85 36" M. S. to L. S. light Mathew’s purple; F. rose violet, edged lighter. A light purple of ruby-like finish. Similar to Rubyd but not so bright in effect. A very desirable flower of medium size and height. In class with Mme. Abel Chatenay. 75c.

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Topic revision: r6 - 04 Jun 2019, Betsy881
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