1854, Van Houtte
'Lavandulacea' (Louis Benoit Van Houtte, 1854) TB, 28" Midseason bloom; Color Class-S1L. Class S1L. Standards palest lavender; Falls pure lavender, slight golden fawn edge. Van H 1854; F&P 1884; Farr 1912; Wing 1920; AAA 143. Synonyms: Agnes Sorel, Agnes Sorol, Candicans, Candiamus, Dove, Pluton, Rosamund. See below:
|From Wing Seed catalog, 1919: LAVENDULACEA — (Sq.) Very pale and delicate coloring. S. very delicate mingling of palest lavender and Havana-brown, brightened with gold at base; F. lovely pure lavender, slightly touched at edge with gold and fawn, base netted greenish-gold on white. All divisions broad and rounded. Charming. 15c.|
|From Wing Seed catalog, 1919: AGNES SOREL — F. and S. very pale lavender-blue clouded with yellow and slate; base of falls veined brown; style arms grayish-white tinged pale yellow. Delicate pastel effect. 50c|
|In 1939 Check List Agnes Sorel is listed as a synonym of Lavandulacea. Some catalogs list them as separate cultivars.|
Synonyms Agnes Sorel, Agnes Sorol, Candicans, Candiamus, Dove, Pluton, Rosamund.
Please do not enter images that are not your own without owners' permission, this is against Wiki policy
"Although the Encyclopedia is free to all, it is supported by Emembership in AIS, If you would like to help sustain this reference, for $15 you can become an Emember, click here."
Interested in Tall Bearded Iris? Please visit the: Tall Bearded Iris Society website.
-- LaurieFrazer - 2010-01-24
|jpg||LavandulaceaRT.jpg||manage||25 K||22 Jan 2012 - 18:24||Main.Betsy881||Photo by Rick Tasco|
|jpg||Lavendulaceae-5320.jpg||manage||59 K||01 Jun 2012 - 03:16||Main.bobgutowski||May 19, 2012. Pennsylvania Zone 7.|
|jpg||_1lavandulacca2.jpg||manage||416 K||17 Jul 2017 - 21:20||Main.Harloiris||Photo by John Black, zone 4, Montana|