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■(JI) 'Iapetus'

1988, Innerst

'Iapetus' ( Sterling Innerst, R. 1987) Sdlg. 1540-2. JI (6 F.), 34" (86 cm), Midseason bloom. Ruffled light ground, sanded and veined deep blue violet to red violet, blue violet halo; deep red violet styles. 928-1: ("Marihiri" x 'Valiant Prince') X 'Frostbound'. Ensata Gardens 1988. Honorable Mention 1990, Award of Merit 1994, Payne Medal 1997.

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photo by Carol WarnerPhoto by Cascadia Iris GardensPhoto scanned from the Rosalie Figge slide collectionIapetus0216Photo scanned from the 1989 Ensata Gardens catalogue by Terry Laurin


From AIS Bulletin #269 April 1988 Introducing IAPETUS (lnnerst 88) JI Sdlg. 1540-2. Very large double blooms of ruffled, overlapping petals. Light ground sanded and distinctly veined deep blue-violet shading to red-violet at the petal edges; blue-violet halo, deep red-violet styles and petaloids. Very, very nice. $35.00. Sterling Innerst.

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Iapetus02.jpgjpg Iapetus02.jpg manage 112 K 06 Jun 2014 - 21:32 TerryLaurin Photo scanned from the Rosalie Figge slide collection
Iapetus0216.jpgjpg Iapetus0216.jpg manage 119 K 17 Feb 2016 - 21:07 BetsyHiggins  
iapetus.jpgjpg iapetus.jpg manage 44 K 15 Jun 2010 - 04:08 Main.wilsonjh photo by Carol Warner
iapetus01.JPGJPG iapetus01.JPG manage 1 MB 12 Dec 2017 - 15:39 TerryLaurin Photo by Cascadia Iris Gardens
iapetus5.JPGJPG iapetus5.JPG manage 133 K 27 May 2020 - 18:59 TerryLaurin Photo scanned from the 1989 Ensata Gardens catalogue by Terry Laurin
Topic revision: r13 - 01 Apr 2022, TerryLaurin
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