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■(SDB) 'Velvet Elvis'

2011, Spoon

'Velvet Elvis' (Ginny Spoon, R. 2011) Seedling #2005-685GRD. SDB, 11 (28 cm). Late midseason bloom. Standards greyed-purple (RHS 187B/C), yellow and greyed-purple veins at bases; style arms greyed-purple, grey-yellow (160D) edges; falls 1/8" greyed-purple (180B) border with darker hairline edge, yellow (7B) between dark mahogany veins in hafts, deep velvety mahogany-red (blend of 169A and 46A) spot with darker veins extending into the lighter border; beards lavender-blue base, hairs tipped greyed-yellow (162A) at end and solid orange (24A) in middle and throat; Standards erect, Falls wide and arched; ruffled; slight spicy fragrance; anthers blue-green (122A/B), striking. Seedling #2003-22A: ('Cerise Boy' x 'Candy Corn' sibling) X self.

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photo Winterberry IrisPhoto by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris GardensPhoto by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris GardensPhoto by Colin Campbell- Iris Hills Farm.Photo by Winterberry Gardens


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-- BobPries - 2011-03-07
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
VelvetElvis3.JPGJPG VelvetElvis3.JPG manage 57 K 10 Jan 2014 - 22:10 TerryLaurin Photo by Winterberry Gardens
rsz_velvetelvis-jb.jpgjpg rsz_velvetelvis-jb.jpg manage 71 K 13 Feb 2013 - 15:11 Main.Harloiris photo Winterberry Iris
velvetelvis01.jpgjpg velvetelvis01.jpg manage 179 K 06 Jul 2018 - 01:51 TerryLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
velvetelvis02.JPGJPG velvetelvis02.JPG manage 136 K 02 Feb 2022 - 16:03 TerryLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
velvetelvis2.jpgjpg velvetelvis2.jpg manage 36 K 31 Jul 2013 - 03:33 TerryLaurin Photo by Colin Campbell- Iris Hills Farm.
Topic revision: r13 - 03 Feb 2022, Harloiris
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