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(PCN) 'Mesa Queen'

1955, Lenz

'Mesa Queen' ( Lee Lenz, R. 1955) Seedling #4-066-4, 12" (30 cm). Early bloom. Standards bluish lavender; falls same with darker crescent and nearly white signal patch. I. douglasiana seedling #5902-1 X I. innominata seedling #613401. Lyon 1956. Honorable Mention 1956.

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From AIS Bulletin #141, April 1956. Introducing MESA QUEEN (Lenz 1956) $4.00. A daintily frilled lavender-blue Innominata hybrid of excellent quality. 12-15 inch stalks. Stock very limited. Lyon Iris Garden.

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