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■(MTB) 'Black Lady'

1979, Rawdon

'Black Lady' (D. Olen Rawdon, R. 1979). Seedling #7414-1. MTB, height 14" (35 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards grayed orange (RHS 165B), green horn up center, blending to black (202A), edged dark black; falls black (202A), olive-yellow (153A) underside; bright yellow beard. 'Playboy' X unknown. Riverdale Iris 1979. Honorable Mention 1981.

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From AIS Bulletin #233 Spring 1979 Introducing BLACK LADY (D. O. Rawdon). MTB. Grayed orange stds., edged black. Very dark falls. Bright yellow beard. $10.00. Riverdale Iris Gardens.

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Topic revision: r16 - 01 Apr 2022, TLaurin
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