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■(TB) 'Summit'

1951, Stevens

'Summit' (Mrs. W. R. Stevens, 1948). TB. Early/midseason bloom. Color Class Y6D. ('Happy Days' x 'California Gold') x ('Lagos') x (('Gudrun' x ('Lady Morvyth' x 'Rangatira')). Schreiner 1951.

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From AIS Bulletin #121, April 1951. Introducing Summit-(Stevens 1951) M 40 in. Pinnacle was light yellow and white. Summit is DEEP yellow and white. A sensational, tall iris of excellent branching. The deep golden yellow of its falls and the snow white standards furnish a sharp contrast that is refreshing and breath-taking at the same time. $15.00. Schreiner
From Iris Test Garden Catalog, 1955: SUMMIT. (Stevens, 1951). M. This white and yellow amoena has greater color contrast than any of the New Zealand amoenas. The standards are white and the falls deep yellow. Tall and well branched, it is a distinct addition to this class of iris. 40 inches. $3.00.

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Summit.jpgjpg Summit.jpg manage 57 K 28 Nov 2017 - 13:49 BobPries from Schreiners 1952 catalog
Summit02.JPGJPG Summit02.JPG manage 71 K 07 Dec 2014 - 20:39 Main.TLaurin Photo by Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
SummitBHI.JPGJPG SummitBHI.JPG manage 169 K 23 Nov 2011 - 16:04 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
summit1.JPGJPG summit1.JPG manage 526 K 29 Jul 2018 - 01:57 Main.TLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
summit2.JPGJPG summit2.JPG manage 481 K 29 Jul 2018 - 01:59 Main.TLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
summit_fl.jpgjpg summit_fl.jpg manage 40 K 12 Aug 2012 - 13:31 IrisP  
Topic revision: r11 - 29 Jul 2018, TLaurin
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