(MDB) 'April Rose'

1965, Brown

'April Rose' (Alta Brown, R. 1964). Seedling #D 368-8. MDB, height 5" (13 cm). Very early bloom. Standards rose-purple; falls rose-red, lighter edges; lavender-blue beards. 'Garnet Treasure' X 'Cretica' seedling. Brown's Iris Gardens 1965. Honorable Mention 1966.

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From AIS Bulletin #177, April 1965. Introducing APRIL ROSE (Garnet Treasure X Cretica sdlg.) MDB. 5". A rosy red- purple with a darker, velvety rose-red spot in the falls and heavy lavender-blue beard $5.00. Brown's Iris Garden.

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