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Hybridizer Jeannette Huntington Nelson (née Ware); (1884-1981); Mrs.Ralph S.

Coeur D'Alene, Idaho, USA

Jeannette served as A.I.S. RVP in Region 11 from 1951-1953. Her irises were introduced by various nurseries including Eden Road, Iris Test Gardens, Cooley's, and Melrose Gardens.


Miniature Dwarf Bearded: 'Lime Double Dwarf', 'Yellow Double Dwarf'.

Tall Bearded: 'Absentee Ballot', 'African Queen', Alaskan Crown', 'At My Best', 'Atmosphere', 'Beacon Flash', 'Call Me Madam', 'Castelo', 'Cataldo', 'Collaboration', 'Caution Light', 'Country Club', 'Diamond Cup', 'Doge Of Venice', 'Don't Forget', 'Duke Of Burgundy', 'Endearing', 'Fabulous Jeannette', 'Fairlight', 'Flaunt', 'Flutter', 'Flyaway', 'Follow Me', 'Fooled You', 'Foreign Affair', 'Free Form', French Flair', 'Friffles', 'Frills And Flutes', 'Fruffles', 'Gaily Clad', 'Gem State', 'Gidget', 'Glory Land', 'Go, Man, Go', 'Goal', 'Gondolier', 'Heavenward', 'Here, Here', 'Hill Rise', Homecoming', 'Hot Mustard', 'Howdy Folks', Imperial Amethyst', 'Just Gorgeous', 'Knock Knock', 'Lady Jeannette', 'Late, Late Display', 'Latin Quarter', 'Love Me', 'Magnet', 'Make Room', 'Modern Trend', 'Monkeyshine', 'Move Closer', 'My Mission', 'Next', 'Nike', 'North Country', 'Opportunity Knocks', 'Outreach', 'Pacifica', 'Pass Me Not', 'Pause Here', 'Peace Appeal', 'Professional', 'Pucker', 'Rare Wine', 'Ready To Go', 'Right On', Round And Round', 'Royal Halo', 'Shoot Me', 'Sky Dye', 'Smart Set', 'Soaring Kite', 'Souffle', 'Stand And Salute', 'Starter Button', 'Stunning', 'Sunday's Child', 'This Way', 'Timely Way', 'Top Billing', 'Torch Bearer', 'Transfix', 'Tricolor Table', 'Truffles', 'Trustworthy', 'Viking', 'Western Welcome', 'Who Dat', 'Window To Heaven', 'World Appeal', 'Worth Stealing', 'Zactly'.

-- BobPries - 2012-05-18
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Jeannette Nelson 1953.jpgjpg Jeannette Nelson 1953.jpg manage 531 K 30 Nov 2022 - 22:12 DavidPotembski Scanned by David Potembski from AIS Bulletin #131 (Oct. 1953), p. 39.
Topic revision: r37 - 30 Nov 2022, DavidPotembski
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