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■(TB) 'Sunset Snows'

1963, Jean Stevens

'Sunset Snows' (Jean Stevens, R. 1963). TB height 36". Midseason bloom, ('Youthful Charm' X seedling from yellow amoenas, pinks)

From the Wanganui Gardens catalog for 1965-66: "Here is a sensational new colour combination that Mrs. Stevens has developed from her original pink Amoena strains. Beautifully held, waxen white standards contrast harmoniously with flared and ruffled falls of a warm cocoa toned pink enlivened by a red beard. This completely new colour combination is truly sensational, charming, novel - and crowd-stopping. An iris which makes one wonder if there will ever be any end to the extent and range of colours and colour combinations which may be bred into irises."

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-- MikeUnser - 2009-11-25
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SunsetSnows02.JPEGJPEG SunsetSnows02.JPEG manage 14 K 10 May 2014 - 12:55 Main.TLaurin Photo courtesy of Mike Lowe from original HIPS website
Sunset_Snows_fl.jpgjpg Sunset_Snows_fl.jpg manage 36 K 20 Feb 2011 - 19:15 IrisP  
sunset-snows1-08.jpgjpg sunset-snows1-08.jpg manage 58 K 25 Nov 2009 - 00:57 Main.mikeu Sunset Snows by Mike Unser
sunset-snows1-16.jpgjpg sunset-snows1-16.jpg manage 124 K 24 Sep 2016 - 17:39 Main.mikeu Photo by Mike Unser
sunset-snows3-07.jpgjpg sunset-snows3-07.jpg manage 32 K 25 Nov 2009 - 00:56 Main.mikeu Sunset Snows by Mike Unser
sunset-snows4-07.jpgjpg sunset-snows4-07.jpg manage 61 K 25 Nov 2009 - 00:56 Main.mikeu Sunset Snows by Mike Unser
sunsetsnows01.JPGJPG sunsetsnows01.JPG manage 531 K 29 Jul 2018 - 02:40 Main.TLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
sunsetsnows02.JPGJPG sunsetsnows02.JPG manage 513 K 29 Jul 2018 - 02:42 Main.TLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
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sunsetsnows04.JPGJPG sunsetsnows04.JPG manage 481 K 29 Jul 2018 - 02:45 Main.TLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
Topic revision: r14 - 29 Jul 2018, TLaurin
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