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■ (SPU) 'Always A Mystery'

2002, Cadd

'Always A Mystery' (Anna and David Cadd, R. 2002). Seedling #SPU XX-2-4. SPU, height 40-43" (102-109 cm). Midseason bloom. Dusky smoky lavender, old gold blended falls signal, old gold style arm margins. Parentage unknown; seed from SIGNA. Cadd 2002.

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Always a MysteryCadd photoPhoto by Cascadia Iris GardensPhoto by Wildwood GardensPhoto by Abbey GardensPhoto by Will Plotner-Wildwood GardensPhoto by Kate Brewitt-Aurora Borealis Iris Garden, Aurora, ON Canada


From AIS Bulletin #325 April 2002 Introducing ALWAYS A MYSTERY: (Cadds 2002). SPU. 40-43" (102-109 em.). M. Dusky smoky lavender self without shine and with dark old gold style arms and old gold blending signal. Very unusual and intriguing. Best seedling Santa Rosa Iris Show 1997. Parentage unknown - seeds from SIGNA. Sdlg: SPU XX -2-4. $15.00. Cadd's Beehive Iris Garden.

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AlwaysAMystery010.JPGJPG AlwaysAMystery010.JPG manage 131 K 30 Dec 2023 - 02:01 TerryLaurin Photo by Cascadia Iris Gardens
AlwaysAMystery6.jpgjpg AlwaysAMystery6.jpg manage 55 K 26 Sep 2013 - 23:29 TerryLaurin Photo by Will Plotner-Wildwood Gardens
Always_a_Mystery.JPGJPG Always_a_Mystery.JPG manage 1000 K 13 Jul 2011 - 15:41 Main.andinsky  
Always_a_Mystery_cadd_smaller.jpgjpg Always_a_Mystery_cadd_smaller.jpg manage 63 K 26 Aug 2010 - 19:48 BobPries Cadd photo
alwaysamystery2.jpgjpg alwaysamystery2.jpg manage 44 K 02 May 2014 - 15:44 TerryLaurin Photo by Wildwood Gardens
alwaysamystery5.jpgjpg alwaysamystery5.jpg manage 36 K 20 Jul 2013 - 03:19 TerryLaurin Photo by Abbey Gardens
alwaysamystery613.JPGJPG alwaysamystery613.JPG manage 78 K 29 Jun 2013 - 23:30 TerryLaurin Photo by Kate Brewitt-Aurora Borealis Iris Garden, Aurora, ON Canada
Topic revision: r19 - 30 Dec 2023, TerryLaurin
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