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■(TB) 'Visigoth'

2013, Smith

'Visigoth' (Marky Smith, R. 2012) Seedling# 06-21. TB, 39 (99 cm). Midseason bloom. Standards ruffled black (RHS 202A), silk edged, center base is black-violet darker than 79A; style arm crests black, very dark violet midribs, purple sides shading to greyed lavender base; falls matte black, some lavender veins high near claw; beards black, tipped darker violet at ends, deep burnt-umber in throat; pronounced musky fragrance; ruffled. 'Bubble Bubble' X 'Obsidian'. Salmon Creek 2013. Honorable Mention 2015

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From Aitken’s Salmon Creek Garden, 2013: VISIGOTH (M. Smith '13) TB, 39" (99 cm) M, 7 buds. Tall, ruffled black with pronounced fragrance. A barbarian presence in the garden. Standards are glittering black silk in cold weather, showing a black-violet sheen in late day warm sunshine. Style crests are black with very dark violet midribs and purple sides, shading to grayed lavender bases. Falls are matte, midnight black with a few lavender veins around black beards, tipped darkest violet at ends, shading to deep burnt umber in throat. This cross was for possible black plicatas, as both parents have the recessive genes. Will certainly try another generation. Sdlg. #06-21 B: (Bubble Bubble X Obsidian) - photo:front cover - $50.00.

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VISIGOTH01.jpgjpg VISIGOTH01.jpg manage 87 K 22 Jun 2015 - 20:43 Main.TLaurin Photo by Barbara Thain
VISIGOTH02.jpgjpg VISIGOTH02.jpg manage 585 K 13 Dec 2016 - 13:25 Main.TLaurin Photo by Stout Gardens at Dancingtree
visigoth.jpgjpg visigoth.jpg manage 31 K 19 May 2013 - 16:52 Main.TLaurin Photo by Aitken's Salmon Creek Garden
visigoth01.jpgjpg visigoth01.jpg manage 57 K 25 Apr 2015 - 18:41 Main.TLaurin Photo by Aitken's Salmon Creek Garden
visigoth02.jpgjpg visigoth02.jpg manage 77 K 28 Jul 2015 - 03:16 Main.TLaurin Photo by Carl Boro taken at 2015 AIS Convention
visigoth03.jpgjpg visigoth03.jpg manage 62 K 28 Jul 2015 - 03:18 Main.TLaurin Photo by Carl Boro taken at 2015 AIS Convention
visigoth04.jpgjpg visigoth04.jpg manage 61 K 25 Aug 2015 - 20:01 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mikey Lango-Taken at 2015 AIS Convention
visigoth05.jpgjpg visigoth05.jpg manage 75 K 28 Aug 2015 - 02:51 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mikey Lango-Taken at 2015 AIS Convention
visigoth06.jpgjpg visigoth06.jpg manage 72 K 18 Dec 2015 - 04:19 Main.TLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham-Magic Valley Iris Society
visigoth1.jpgjpg visigoth1.jpg manage 48 K 01 Apr 2016 - 21:45 Main.TLaurin Photo by Larry Lauer-Lauer's Flowers
visigoth2.jpgjpg visigoth2.jpg manage 132 K 05 Apr 2016 - 13:49 Main.TLaurin Photo by Breezeway Iris Garden
visigoth9.JPGJPG visigoth9.JPG manage 160 K 26 Feb 2020 - 03:46 Main.TLaurin Photo by Gerard Raffaelli-France
Topic revision: r19 - 26 Feb 2020, TLaurin
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