'Twilight Dancer' OGB+ (Henry Danielson, R. 1970). Seedling 69-2. AB, 20 (51 cm). Midseason late bloom. Standards white; falls dark maroon brown; bright tan beard. (('Jallah Effendi' x 'Kalifa Baltis') x 'Tatai Pasha') X 'Persian Embroidery'. Mount Clare Iris Gardens, 1971. Honorable Mention 1972.
From Pleasure Iris Gardens catalog, 1984: TWILIGHT DANCER--Arilbred. 20", Sdlgs 69-2. Very large onco-appearing flower on a sturdy stem. Standards strong, clear white with a faint blue cast and a pronounced rib which is faintly green toward the base. Falls are wide and curved; a greenish base strongly sanded and faintly veined dark maroon brown. Sanding is thickest toward the top of the falls and less dense below. (Jallah Effendi x Kalifa Baltis) x Tatai Pash x Persian Embroidery, HM 1972, Best Arilbred at Albuquerque, NM 1977, $3,00
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