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■(SPU) 'Sonoran Carnival'

1996, Wickenkamp

'Sonoran Carnival' ( Floyd Wickenkamp, R. 1995) Seedling #SP-89-14. SPU, 40" (102 cm). Late bloom. Standards violet, yellow center stripe, reverse violet; style arms white, tipped violet; falls orange yellow, heavily striped brown, narrow violet edge, reverse violet. 'Headway' X seedling #SP-83-2: ( 'Burnished Brass' x seedling #SP-79-9: ( 'Burnished Brass' x 'Proverb')). Shepard Iris 1996.

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From Shepard Iris Garden catalog, 1996: SONORAN CARNIVAL (Wickenkamp) (SPU-40"-L) Upright violet stands have yellow on the inside midrib and has lavender radiating throughout the petal. The falls are wide with a heavy gold strip down the middle. From this strip extends a gold signal veined with violet and rimmed with solid violet. (((Headway X SP-83-2: Burnished Brass x (SP-79-9: Burnished Brass X Proverb). $25.00.

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Topic revision: r10 - 13 Feb 2021, TLaurin
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