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■(BB) 'Aegean Waltz'

1987, Nichols

'Aegean Waltz' ( Hooker Nichols, R. 1984). Seedling #8131A. BB, height 26" (66 cm), Early to late bloom. Standards purple, some white flecks and white base; falls intense grape, white center suffused toward edge, purple line down center; purple beard tipped orange; ruffled; sweet fragrance. 'Victory Pledge' X 'Aegean Star'. Hillcrest Iris 1987. High Commendation 1983, 1984, 1986; Honorable Mention 1989.

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From AIS Bulletin #264 January 1987 Introducing AEGEAN WALTZ (H. Nichols '87) BB, 26", E-L. At long last, this beautiful iris is offered to all who have inquired about it. Ruffled standards are purple with some white flecks in the center and a white base. The intensely ruffled falls are grape with a white center suffused toward the edge and a solid purple line down the center. Purple beards are tipped orange. Fertile both ways. 7-8 buds. Victory Pledge X Aegean Star. HCs 1984, 1985, 1986. $25.00. Hillcrest Iris Gardens.

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