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■(SIB) 'Ira Wood'

1982, Wood

'Ira Wood' (Ira Wood by Currier McEwen, R. 1982) Seedling WT371/18A. SIB (tet.), 36.5" (92 cm), Midseason bloom. Rich dark blue violet, inconspicuous yellow white signal. 'Orville Fay' sibling X 'Ewen' sibling. Seaways Gardens 1982. Honorable Mention 1984.

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Photo scanned by Anne Milner-from the B.I.S( British Iris Society) slide collection


From AIS Bulletin #245 July 1982 Introducing IRA WOOD (Wood T371/18A) Tetraploid, 37", EM-LM. This stately Siberian iris came from a cross made by the late Ira Wood of two tetraploid seedlings I had given him. It is the closest to true dark blue that I have seen. Fertile. $25.00. Seaways Gardens.

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