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■(SDB) 'Third World'

1982, Weiler

'Third World' (John Weiler, R. 1981) Seedling# 78-89-4. SDB, 10.5" (27 cm), Very early to midseason bloom and rebloom. Standards light red violet; falls full red violet; blue violet beard; slight fragrance. ('Gingerbread Man' x ('Brighteyes' x 'Grace Note')) X ('Bloodspot' x ('Brighteyes' x 'Grace Note')). Rialto Gardens 1982. Honorable Mention 1987.

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From AIS Bulletin #245 April 1982 Introducing THIRD WORLD (J. Weiler '82) 27 em. This very striking flower is a bitone with a color between red-violet and garnet. The startling blue-violet beards contrast well with the very dark falls. Outstanding health and vigor. Blooms heavily from very early to midseason for SDB, repeats toward the end of TB season and then reblooms in the fall from mid-October until a hard freeze. Fall bloom probably too late for all but the Sunbelt states and West Coast. Sdlg. 78-89-4: (Gingerbread Man x (Brighteyes x Grace Note» X (Bloodspot x (Brighteyes x Grace Note)). $10.00. Rialto Gardens.

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ThirdWorld02.jpgjpg ThirdWorld02.jpg manage 87 K 14 Apr 2014 - 16:37 Main.TLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
third06.jpgjpg third06.jpg manage 73 K 23 Jan 2015 - 00:41 Main.TLaurin Photo by John Weiler
third07.jpgjpg third07.jpg manage 89 K 23 Jan 2015 - 00:41 Main.TLaurin Photo by John Weiler
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third08.jpgjpg third08.jpg manage 105 K 23 Jan 2015 - 00:42 Main.TLaurin Photo by John Weiler
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thirdworld2.jpgjpg thirdworld2.jpg manage 58 K 04 Jun 2013 - 21:47 Main.TLaurin Photo by Sandy Gessner Eggertson-Merlebleu Iris Garden-Manitoba,Canada
thirldworld01.jpgjpg thirldworld01.jpg manage 288 K 08 Jun 2016 - 20:20 Main.TLaurin Photo by Sandy Gessner Eggertson-Merlebleu Iris Garden-Manitoba,Canada
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