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■(TB) 'Sands Of Gold'

1972, Plough

'Sands Of Gold' (Gordon Plough, R. 1971). Seedling# 67-55-22. TB, 32" (81 cm), Early midseason bloom. Standards clear aureolin yellow (3); falls center near white, heavily brushed yellow and brown, blending to aureolin edge, hafts heavily marked dark medium brown; Indian yellow beard. Seedling# 64-68-31 X 'Radiant Apogee'. Eden Road 1972.

"SANDS OF GOLD, had golden yellow standards and falls of similar color, with red-brown plicata marks giving it its name. A very bright addition to the garden." [Ron Mullin, “An Iris Holiday,” The Bulletin of the American Iris Society, No. 208 (January 1973): 13.]

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Sands_of_Gold_Plough_1972.jpgjpg Sands_of_Gold_Plough_1972.jpg manage 64 K 01 Jan 2010 - 09:54 Main.Laymont+ by Dejoux in my garden : sud-ouest France
Sands_of_Gold_fl.jpgjpg Sands_of_Gold_fl.jpg manage 45 K 20 Feb 2011 - 08:38 IrisP  
sandsofgo02.JPGJPG sandsofgo02.JPG manage 75 K 16 Jun 2014 - 20:28 Main.TLaurin Photo by Rosalie Figge
sandsofgo03.JPGJPG sandsofgo03.JPG manage 78 K 16 Jun 2014 - 20:29 Main.TLaurin Photo by Rosalie Figge
sandsofgold3.jpgjpg sandsofgold3.jpg manage 73 K 15 Nov 2013 - 22:34 Main.TLaurin Photo by Alain Chapelle-France
Topic revision: r12 - 23 Mar 2017, Harloiris
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