(L. Merton Gage
, R. 1932) SIB. Color Class-WW. 'Emperor'
x 'Snow Queen'
. Sunnyside Gardens 1932. Morgan Award 1963
This was Gage's very first iris introduction!! He was 65 years old at the time and had already been hybridizing Gladiolus for several years. Sunnyside Nursery catalog 1932
| From Carl Salbach catalog 1938: SNOWCREST. A large and attractive new waxy white variety. Easily the best white Siberian. H. M., A. I. S., 1936. 60c; 3 for $1.50.
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