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■(TB) 'Shadow Waltz'

1962, Tompkins

'Shadow Waltz' (Chet Tompkins, R. 1962). Seedling# 58-168B. TB, 40" (102 cm), Early to late bloom. Cool orchid self, self beard. ('Berta B.' x 'Cliffs Of Dover') X 'Spring Festival'. Fleur de Lis 1962. High Commendation 1961; Honorable Mention 1963.

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SHADOW WALTZ (Tompkins '62) Very perky and airy flowers of pale orchid color and excellent substance are borne on tall, widely branched stalks. A most charming and delightful flower and an unusually good performer. [Ralph and Helen Lewis, “Iris from the Carolinas to Iowa and Ohio,” Bulletin of the American Iris Society, No. 179 (October 1965): 89-90].

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