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■(AB) 'Octave'

2008, Johnson

'Octave' OGB-/ABM (Thomas Johnson, R. 2008). Seedling Tu289E. AB, 15" (38 cm). Early bloom. Standards blue violet veined rose; style arms dark rose-mauve; falls medium mauve hafts blending to rosy lilac; wine black signal; beards ivory to yellow. 'Hot Jazz' X 'Onlooker'. Sibling to 'Egyptian Queen'. Mid-America 2008. Honorable Mention 2010, Award of Merit 2012, Mohr Medal 2014.

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From Mid-America Garden catalog, 2008: OCTAVE (T.Johnson 08) AB Early 15” (38cm). From high to low, Octave resonates with beauty. Strong, domed standards are blue-violet with rose veining. Contrasting styles are lovely dark rose-mauve. Mid mauve hafts blend to rosy lilac falls. Startling wine-black aril signals emphasize ivory to yellow beards. Octave has an exceptionally large signal for an aril median. Strong, clean growth and lots of bloom. Easy to grow. Seedling TU289E: Hot Jazz X Onlooker. $25.00

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IMG_4186-X2_octave.jpgjpg IMG_4186-X2_octave.jpg manage 214 K 17 Feb 2016 - 05:00 BrockHeilman Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.
Octave01.jpgjpg Octave01.jpg manage 48 K 26 Sep 2014 - 00:23 Main.TLaurin Photo by C&T Iris Patch
Octave9.jpgjpg Octave9.jpg manage 143 K 04 Feb 2022 - 13:57 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mid-America Garden.
Octave90.jpgjpg Octave90.jpg manage 97 K 04 Feb 2022 - 13:57 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mid-America Garden.
Octave_-_Tasco.jpgjpg Octave_-_Tasco.jpg manage 34 K 01 Feb 2010 - 15:10 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Rick Tasco
Octave_KWW.jpgjpg Octave_KWW.jpg manage 64 K 24 Jan 2015 - 17:24 Main.KWalker Photo by Ken Walker
octave01.jpgjpg octave01.jpg manage 62 K 04 Sep 2014 - 20:54 Main.TLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham
octave02.jpgjpg octave02.jpg manage 38 K 01 Sep 2015 - 18:34 Main.TLaurin Photo by Wild Iris Rows
octave1.JPGJPG octave1.JPG manage 576 K 17 Jul 2018 - 02:03 Main.TLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
octave2.JPGJPG octave2.JPG manage 583 K 17 Jul 2018 - 02:05 Main.TLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
octave4.JPGJPG octave4.JPG manage 606 K 06 Dec 2017 - 16:48 Main.TLaurin Photo by Cascadia Iris Gardens
octave5.jpgjpg octave5.jpg manage 38 K 14 Sep 2013 - 18:14 Main.TLaurin Photo by Kary's Iris Gardens
octave6.jpgjpg octave6.jpg manage 34 K 09 Oct 2013 - 22:26 Main.TLaurin Photo by Loktev's Iris Garden-Russia
octave7.jpgjpg octave7.jpg manage 72 K 11 Oct 2013 - 22:43 Main.TLaurin Photo by Alla Chernoguz-Ukraine
octave9.JPGJPG octave9.JPG manage 68 K 17 Jan 2023 - 15:11 Main.TLaurin Photo by Smokin Heights-Australia
Topic revision: r35 - 08 Apr 2023, tomlwaters
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