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■(SDB) 'Nancy Alane'

1981, Jones

'Nancy Alane' (William E. Jones, R. 1980) Seedling# 76-85A. SDB, 12" (30 cm), Early bloom. Standards purple; falls rich maroon with 1/4" purple edge; purple beard; ruffled. Seedling# 72-49J: ('Velvet Touch' x 'Dark Spark') X seedling# 72-81 A: ('Landscape' x 'Gingerbread Man'). Contemporary Gardens, Riverdale Iris 1981. Honorable Mention 1983.

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Photo by Richmond Iris Garden, NZ


From AIS Bulletin #241 April 1981 Introducing NANCY ALANE (W. E. Jones) SDB, 12" (30 cm), Early to Midseason. Purple standards. Rich maroon falls with 1/4" edge of purple. Purple beards. This rich, dark new beauty has superb wide, rounded, ruffled form and heavy substance. Excellent plant habits. Sdlg. 76-85A: ((72-49J: (Velvet Touch x Dark Spark)) x (Landscape x Gingerbread Man)). Named for Bill's daughter, Nancy Thompson. $7.50. Contemporary Gardens. Co-introduced with Riverdale Iris Gardens.

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