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■(LA) 'Lake Maumelle'

1966, Chowning

'Lake Maumelle' ( Frank Chowning, R. 1961). Seedling 1958-5. LA, 30" (76 cm), Midseason bloom. Color Class-B1, Italian blue self. 'Pristine Beauty' X ( I. hexagona x I. foliosa ). University Hills 1966. Honorable Mention 1971.

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From University Hills Nursery catalog, 1966: LAKE MAUMELLE (Chowning 1961)- Intense Italian blue self with a chartreuse line at the crest. Numerous flowers on well branched scapes. Pristine Beauty X Iris foliosa hybrid. Midseason. 26" to 30".. $3.00.

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Topic revision: r9 - 23 Nov 2023, Harloiris
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