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■(SDB) 'Solar Flight'

1972, Roberts

'Solar Flight' (Earl Roberts, R. 1972). Seedling# 71R24. SDB, 14" (36 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards golden yellow; falls slightly deeper; tangerine beard. Seedling# 65R27A X ('Chinese Coral' x I. suaveolens). E Roberts 1973. Honorable Mention 1976.

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From AIS Bulletin #209 April 1973 Introducing SOLAR FLIGHT. SDB. 15". 65R27A pink X (Chinese Coral x. I. suaveolens). Probably the first introduction having the pumila variety suaveolens in its parentage. A floriferous golden yellow self with broad tangerine beard. Standards swirled, falls flared. 3 buds. Very fertile. $7.50. Earl Roberts.
 


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solarflight01.JPGJPG solarflight01.JPG manage 56 K 28 Nov 2014 - 00:42 UnknownUser Photo by Don McQueen,London, Ont. Canada Zone5.
solarflight02.JPGJPG solarflight02.JPG manage 149 K 01 Jun 2014 - 17:00 UnknownUser Photo by Don McQueen,London, Ont. Canada Zone5.
solarflight03.JPGJPG solarflight03.JPG manage 51 K 28 Nov 2014 - 00:44 UnknownUser Photo by Don McQueen,London, Ont. Canada Zone5.
solarflight04.JPGJPG solarflight04.JPG manage 348 K 01 Dec 2015 - 14:37 UnknownUser Photo by Don McQueen,London, Ont. Canada Zone5.
solarflight05.JPGJPG solarflight05.JPG manage 571 K 01 Dec 2015 - 14:39 UnknownUser Photo by Don McQueen,London, Ont. Canada Zone5.
solarflight06.JPGJPG solarflight06.JPG manage 307 K 26 Feb 2019 - 22:37 UnknownUser Photo by Don McQueen-taken at McMillen's Iris Garden-Norwich-Ontario-Canada
solarflight08.JPGJPG solarflight08.JPG manage 161 K 23 Jun 2020 - 02:54 UnknownUser Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
solarflight09.JPGJPG solarflight09.JPG manage 130 K 13 Dec 2021 - 16:28 UnknownUser Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
solarflight090.JPGJPG solarflight090.JPG manage 141 K 13 Dec 2021 - 16:28 UnknownUser Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
solarflight091.JPGJPG solarflight091.JPG manage 157 K 17 Jan 2022 - 15:37 UnknownUser Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
solarflight092.JPGJPG solarflight092.JPG manage 160 K 17 Jan 2022 - 15:37 UnknownUser Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
solarflight1.jpgjpg solarflight1.jpg manage 126 K 05 Jun 2016 - 03:12 UnknownUser Photo by Barbara-Jean Jackson,Manitoba-Canada
solarflight2.jpgjpg solarflight2.jpg manage 145 K 06 Jun 2021 - 22:38 UnknownUser Photo by Barbara-Jean Jackson-Manitoba,Canada
solarflight20.JPGJPG solarflight20.JPG manage 173 K 14 Jun 2022 - 02:18 UnknownUser Photo by Barbara-Jean Jackson-Manitoba,Canada
solarflight21.JPGJPG solarflight21.JPG manage 117 K 15 Jun 2024 - 21:47 TerryLaurin Photo by Barbara-Jean Jackson-Manitoba-Canada
solarflight5.JPGJPG solarflight5.JPG manage 69 K 14 May 2023 - 11:39 UnknownUser Photo by Tom Waters-Telperion Oasis
solarflight50.JPGJPG solarflight50.JPG manage 199 K 08 May 2024 - 15:13 UnknownUser Photo by Tom Waters-Telperion Oasis
solarflight9.jpgjpg solarflight9.jpg manage 139 K 28 May 2020 - 11:42 UnknownUser Photo by Deborah Petrie-Manitoba,Canada
Topic revision: r25 - 15 Jun 2024, TerryLaurin
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