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(JI) 'Flying Kite'

1959, Marx

'Flying Kite' ( Walter Marx, R. 1959) JI, 48" (122 cm), Midseason bloom. White self. Delayed registration. Parentage unknown. Marx 1955.

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From Marx Gardens catalog, 1955: FLYING KITE $7.50 This beautiful new white iris differs much from our earlier introductions, Great White Heron and Snowy Hills. The fully double, smooth horizontal blooms are not ruffled, and will appeal to those who prefer the formal flat type of Japanese Iris. Very tall stiff 4-foot stems. Midseason.
 

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Topic revision: r6 - 15 Jul 2017, Betsy881
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