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■(TB) 'Wedding Bouquet'

1952, Buttrick

'Wedding Bouquet' (Stedman Buttrick, R. 1951). TB, 35" (89 cm), Midseason bloom. Color Class-W1, White self, lemon beard tipped white. ('Snow Flurry' x seedling: 'Easter Morn' x 'White Goddess') X 'Cloud Castle'. Fairmount 1952.

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IMG 5255.jpgWedding Bouquet fl.jpgWeddingBouquet01.JPGWeddingBouquet12BHI.JPG

References:

From M. Oliver Flower Farm catalog, 1958: WEDDING BOUQUET {Buttrick '52) M. 35" Pure white Iris with great individuality and charm; domed standards and broad, ruffled semi-flaring falls. Unopened buds and underside of falls are chartreuse. A.M. '56. $5.00. net.
From Walter Marx Gardens catalog 1962: WEDDING BOUQUET (Buttrick 1952) Each 2.00. As name implies, a white of distinction. As buds unfold they are almost chartreuse and unfold to blooms of purest white with a slightly chartreuse cast on the underside of the petals. Flowers are large and plentiful. HM 1952, AM 1956. 35 inches.
 


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IMG_5255.jpgjpg IMG_5255.jpg manage 53 K 17 Feb 2017 - 19:53 Main.davepote Taken in my garden 2014, Reston, VA Zone 6B
WeddingBouquet01.JPGJPG WeddingBouquet01.JPG manage 70 K 09 Dec 2014 - 16:31 Main.TLaurin Photo by Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
WeddingBouquet12BHI.JPGJPG WeddingBouquet12BHI.JPG manage 79 K 08 May 2012 - 18:42 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
Wedding_Bouquet_fl.jpgjpg Wedding_Bouquet_fl.jpg manage 36 K 11 Aug 2012 - 20:50 IrisP  
Topic revision: r9 - 14 Jun 2019, Betsy881
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