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■(TB) 'Ambrosia Delight'

1984, Niswonger

'Ambrosia Delight' (O. David Niswonger, R. 1982). Seedling 37-79. TB, 36" (91 cm). Midseason bloom. Standards white; Falls lightly ruffled orange; orange beard. 'June Sunset' X seedling 2-72: 'Java Dove' x (('Happy Birthday' x 'Glittering Amber') x 'Marilyn C')) x 'Sunset Snows'). Cape Iris 1984. Honorable Mention 1986.

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From AIS Bulletin #253 April 1984 Introducing AMBROSIA DELIGHT (Niswonger '84) Sdlg. 37-79: June Sunset X 2-72: ((Java Dove x ((Happy Birthday x Glittering Amber) x Marilyn C)) x Sunset Snows). TB, 36", midseason, fertile. Semi-flaring, ruffled orange amoena with good contrasts. Use it in breeding amoenas. $30.00. Cape Iris Gardens.

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AmbrosiaDelight01.JPGJPG AmbrosiaDelight01.JPG manage 46 K 20 Nov 2014 - 13:21 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
AmbrosiaDelight2.jpgjpg AmbrosiaDelight2.jpg manage 67 K 27 Nov 2013 - 03:10 Main.TLaurin Photo by South Jersey Iris
ambrosia_delightTIF.jpgjpg ambrosia_delightTIF.jpg manage 20 K 04 Dec 2011 - 15:54 Main.Betsy881 Photo by The Iris Fan
ambrosiadelight01.jpgjpg ambrosiadelight01.jpg manage 460 K 29 Dec 2015 - 15:36 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
ambrosiadelight02.JPGJPG ambrosiadelight02.JPG manage 69 K 23 Jun 2014 - 21:08 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the Bee Warburton slide collection
Topic revision: r16 - 17 Jan 2023, dougchyz
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