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■(AB) 'Scented Opals'

1980, Danielson

'Scented Opals' RB- (Henry Danielson, R. 1979). AB. Ruffled white self; dark blue beard. Fragrant. 'Winter Olympics' X 'Genetic Burst'. Mount Clare Iris Gardens, 1980.

NOTE: Also listed in TB web: 'Scented Opals'. Registered as TB but considered AB.

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From AIS Bulletin #237 April 1980 Introducing SCENTED OPALS-TB, 32", EM. Seedling D-77-l. The name was given to this iris because of its strong fragrance. It has from five to seven blooms, which are well spaced. Terminal and two side branches. A fast grower and increaser like its sister seedling, Lawrence Welk, but a better formed flower with a darker blue beard. It has a slight blue cast when viewed closely, but from a distance it appears pure white. Plenty of pollen. Winter Olympics X Genetic Burst. $35.00.
From Pleasure Iris Gardens catalog, 1984: SCENTED OPALS--TB, 32", EM. The name was given to this Iris because of its strong fragrance. Blue beard. It has a slight blue cast when viewed closely, but from a distance it appears pure white. Winter Olympics x Genetic Burst. $5.00
 

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ScentedOpals.jpgjpg ScentedOpals.jpg manage 29 K 20 Feb 2010 - 19:31 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Paul Archer
ScentedOpals88.jpgjpg ScentedOpals88.jpg manage 30 K 16 Jan 2011 - 15:39 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Donald Eaves
scentedopals01.jpgjpg scentedopals01.jpg manage 127 K 29 Mar 2016 - 19:32 Main.TLaurin Photo by Howard Dash-Picacho Mountain Iris
scentedopals1.JPGJPG scentedopals1.JPG manage 733 K 19 Nov 2018 - 02:37 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the Larry Harder slide collection
scentedopals5.jpgjpg scentedopals5.jpg manage 97 K 01 Apr 2020 - 03:04 Main.TLaurin Photo by Judy Schneider-The Shady Spot
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