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■(AB) 'Striped Butterfly'

1958, Noyd

'Striped Butterfly' (Luella Noyd, R. 1956). Seedling N5-34. TB, 34" (86 cm), Midseason bloom. Color Class B1, Light blue self, falls veined darker violet-blue; yellow beard; small area of olive-ochre at haft. 'Butterfly Wings' x 'Cahokia'. Noyd 1958. Honorable Mention 1958; White Award 1962.

Note: Although registered as a TB, 'Striped Butterfly' is considered an Arilbred. Also listed in TB web. See TB 'Striped Butterfly' for additional photos.

Note: This iris has not been accepted as an arilbred by the Aril Society International because it does not exhibit the aril characteristics necessary for ASI acceptance.

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From AIS Bulletin #150, July 1958. Introducing STRIPED BUTTERFLY-M. Medium height. (Butterfly Wings X Cahokia} This light blue self has dark violet-blue veins in the falls The beard is yellow and there is a small amount of olive-ocre at the haft. Ruffled and flaring. H.C.'57. Net $25.00. Noyd's Iris Garden.
From Rainbow Hybridizing Gardens catalog 1963: STRIPED BUTTERFLY (Noyd '58) M-35". Here we have the stunning veined pattern of Butterfly Wings in an entirely new color. Actually bluer than most blue Iris & has heavy Butterfly Wing veining & deeper blue on the falls. So striking every visitor falls for it & immediately wants to get a start. An Iris that will immediately add to your garden the exotic feeling of the Oncos from Israel. Already it is seed parent of Jazz Baby & pollen parent of marvelous Chartreuse Butterfly. Better start using it in YOUR crossing. HM'58, C. White Mem. '62. Butterfly Wings X Cahokia. Regularly $10: on $15 order $8.95; on $25 order $7.95.

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-- BetsyHiggins - 2011-03-03
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StripedButterfly2DE.jpgjpg StripedButterfly2DE.jpg manage 42 K 12 Aug 2012 - 19:58 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Donald Eaves
StripedButterflyJD.jpgjpg StripedButterflyJD.jpg manage 46 K 22 Apr 2011 - 00:40 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Joe Daugherty
StripedButterflyJM.jpgjpg StripedButterflyJM.jpg manage 39 K 06 Apr 2013 - 17:00 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Jeff Myers
StripedButterflyRT.jpgjpg StripedButterflyRT.jpg manage 46 K 22 Apr 2011 - 00:41 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Rick Tasco
striped_butterfly_fl.jpgjpg striped_butterfly_fl.jpg manage 62 K 06 Apr 2016 - 20:42 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Iris Paradise
stripedbutterfly9.JPGJPG stripedbutterfly9.JPG manage 499 K 09 Nov 2020 - 22:57 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the 1965 C.A. Cruickshank catalogue by Terry Laurin
Topic revision: r23 - 10 Nov 2020, Harloiris
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