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■(AB) 'Zimbek'

1985, Gadd

'Zimbek' OGB- (Fred Gadd, R. 1984). Seedling 6B-76A. AB, 28" (71 cm), Early bloom. Standards dark blue purple; Falls purple with black veining and signal; bronze beard; slight fragrance. (('Arabian Lights' x 'Imaret') x ('Rare Spice' x 'Surisa')) X 'Esther, The Queen'. Wethersfield Iris Garden, 1985. Honorable Mention 1990.

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Photo scanned from the Carol Lankow slide collection


From AIS Bulletin #257 April 1985 Introducing ZIMBEK (Gadd '85) Seedling 6B-76A. AB (1/2), 28", E. Sib to Vindaloo but distinctly different color. Dark blue-purple self. Standards are veined black, and the falls are veined dark black with black hafts. Dark bronze beards. Fertile both ways. $25.00. Wethersfield Iris Garden.

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