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■(BB) 'Sky Bird'

1981, Magee

'Sky Bird' ( Tom Magee, R. 1979) Seedling #7310 A. BB, 27" (69 cm). Midseason bloom. Ruffled bluish white, brown haft markings, grading to blue across falls; white beard,yellow in throat. 'Broadmeadow' X seedling #6848: ( 'Winter Olympics' x ( 'Elf' x 'Brigadoon')). Wedow Iris 1981. Honorable Mention 1983.

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From AIS Bulletin #241 April 1981 Introducing SKY BIRD (Magee '81). BB, 27", M. Dancing silver wings! Blue off-white self. Closed standards, flaring falls. Both ruffled. Brown haft markings, grading to blue across the falls. White beards grading to yellow in throat. Broad Meadow X (Winter Olympics x (Elf x Brigadoon)). $12.00. Wedow Iris Garden.

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