Hybridizer William Hill Dunman (1872-1960)
Lincoln, Nebraska, USA
Landscape gardener, College of Agriculture, Experiment Station, the University of Nebraska, Iris breeder.¹ William Dunman, was an active member of the Garden Club of Lincoln. An Englishman, he gardened at Sandringham Palace and was a graduate from Kew Gardens. He came to the University's College of Agriculture in 1909. William was also an avid bowler and grew roses.²
Tall Bearded: 'Alida Scott'
, 'Blushing Ruth'
¹Gersdorff, Chas, Colquitt, Mrs. Walter (1946). Report of the Registrar, Additions to, and Corrections of, List of Breeders. Etc., American Iris Society Bulletin 104(January 1947);102.
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