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■(TB) 'Violet Classic'

1976, Zurbrigg

'Violet Classic' (Lloyd Zurbrigg, R. 1976). Seedling# H 22 DOT. TB, height 33" (84 cm), Midseason to late bloom and rebloom (October in Virginia). Standards medium spectrum violet; falls slightly deeper; violet-blue beard; ruffled. 'Violet Supreme' X 'Jolly Goliath'. Avonbank 1976.

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From AIS Bulletin #221 April 1976 Introducing VIOLET CLASSIC. Spectrum violet, slightly bitoned. Huge, ruffled and waved, of excellent substance. I have used it heavily in my breeding program. Beard deep blue. Remontant in early October in Virginia. 34", 2 sub & T. Very fertile pollen. Nearly horizontally flared with upturned tips. $35.00. Avonbank Iris Gardens.
 
 

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violet01.jpgjpg violet01.jpg manage 79 K 30 Jun 2015 - 03:09 Main.TLaurin Photo by Exline Iris Garden
violetClassic02.jpgjpg violetClassic02.jpg manage 77 K 19 Apr 2015 - 00:39 Main.TLaurin Photo by John Weiler
violetclassic01.jpgjpg violetclassic01.jpg manage 610 K 15 Aug 2017 - 02:53 Main.TLaurin Photo by Les Jardin du Chateau Vullierens-Switzerland
violetclassic02.JPGJPG violetclassic02.JPG manage 97 K 18 Jul 2014 - 02:46 Main.TLaurin Photo by Lloyd Zurbrigg
violetclassic03.JPGJPG violetclassic03.JPG manage 78 K 22 Dec 2014 - 21:22 Main.TLaurin Photo by Exline Iris Garden
Topic revision: r15 - 27 Jun 2018, Betsy881
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