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■(SPEC) 'Nova'

1991, Ellis

'Nova' (Dr. J. R. Ellis, unregistered, described 1991). Section Lophiris, Possibly a form of Iris confusa or Iris wattii or possibly a new species. Grown and shown by Dr. J.R. Ellis. More robust than Iris confusa. Self-fertile, but not long lived and cultivar represents a seed strain. Standards and falls white, yellow signal markings fading to a halo of light violet dots. Not discussed in Mathew's The Iris.


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nova.JPGJPG nova.JPG manage 59 K 21 May 2019 - 02:15 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the Carol Lankow slide collection
nova1.JPGJPG nova1.JPG manage 91 K 21 May 2019 - 02:17 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the Carol Lankow slide collection
nova2.JPGJPG nova2.JPG manage 70 K 21 May 2019 - 02:19 Main.TLaurin Photo by Carol Lankow
Topic revision: r5 - 29 Mar 2022, TLaurin
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