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■(TB) 'Sterling Prince'

1984, Innerst

'Sterling Prince' (Sterling Innerst, R. 1983). Seedling# 1293-1. TB, 36" (91 cm), Early to midseason bloom. Standards beige tan; falls white, trimmed beige tan, fine dots of purple separating white and tan; burnt butterscotch beard; slight musky fragrance. Seedling# 720-1: ('Pencil Sketch' x Hankins seedling# 69-1: ('High Life' x 'Wild Ginger')) X 'Flamenco'. Innerst 1984. Honorable Mention 1987.

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From AIS Bulletin #253 April 1984 Introducing STERLING PRINCE (Innerst'84 Sdlg. 1293-1: (720-1: (Pencil Sketch x Hankins 69-1)) X Flamenco. TB, 36", early to late mid-season. See photo. Opens four perfectly spaced medium size blooms easily. Very vigorous growth. Excellent under artificial lighting. Fertile both ways. Three to four branches, 11-14 buds. HC 1983, Best Seedling DVIS show (Longwood Gardens) 1983, Exhibition Certificate 1983. $25.00. Sterling Innerst.

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SterlingPrince01.JPGJPG SterlingPrince01.JPG manage 63 K 07 Dec 2014 - 17:25 Main.TLaurin Photo by Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
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SterlingPrinceBHI.jpgjpg SterlingPrinceBHI.jpg manage 96 K 23 Nov 2011 - 15:48 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
SterlingPrinceIF.jpgjpg SterlingPrinceIF.jpg manage 32 K 28 Nov 2011 - 23:38 Main.Betsy881 Photo from The Iris Farm
sterlingprince02.JPGJPG sterlingprince02.JPG manage 105 K 18 Jun 2014 - 01:54 Main.TLaurin Photo by Rosalie Figge
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Topic revision: r12 - 10 Oct 2018, Betsy881
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