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■(TB) 'Russet Wings'

1945, Wills

'Russet Wings' (Jesse Wills, R. 1945) TB. Midseason bloom. Color Class-S4M. 'Old Parchment' x 'Stardom'.

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From Iris Test Garden Catalog, 1955: RUSSET WINGS. (J. Wills, 1946). M. A heavy substanced flaring flower of smoothly blended gold, copper and apricot, giving the effect of a glowing russet self. The standards are beautifully formed and firmly held, the falls are very flaring, delightfully ruffled at the edges. Bright in color, the flowers glow and sparkle. H. C., A.I.S., 1945. H.M., A.T.S., 1946. 38 inches. A.M., 1952. $1.00.
 
 

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Russet Wings.jpgjpg Russet Wings.jpg manage 56 K 27 Nov 2017 - 15:16 BobPries From Schreiners 1952 catalog
russet_wings_fl.jpgjpg russet_wings_fl.jpg manage 44 K 12 Aug 2012 - 14:53 IrisP  
russetwings.JPGJPG russetwings.JPG manage 709 K 25 Jul 2018 - 02:06 Main.TLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
russetwings1.JPGJPG russetwings1.JPG manage 654 K 25 Jul 2018 - 02:08 Main.TLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
Topic revision: r11 - 25 Jul 2018, TLaurin
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