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■(TB) 'Barbary Coast'

1978, McWhirter

'Barbary Coast' (James McWhirter, R. 1976). Seedling# JPM74-7. TB, 38" (97 cm), Midseason bloom. Reddish brown blend; blue blaze down center of falls. 'New Moon' X 'Post Time'. Cottage Gardens 1978. Honorable Mention 1980.

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BARBARY COAST (James McWhirter, 1978). TB, M, 38"
 A beautiful improvement in the brown class that interprets iris from the past with new form and color. This cross of NEW MOON and POST TIME melds the spectacular ruffled, blousy form of NEW MOON with the velvety subtle colors of ORIENTAL SPLENDOR and gives those colors new vibrance. Roasted tobacco brown standards, self falls and beards tipped violet, with violet blaze surrounding beards and infusing through center of falls. Excellent plant habits, 9 buds, three branches plus terminal. SDLG. # J74-7(NEW MOON X POST TIME) HC’77……NET $25.00 [Cottage Gardens, Iris 1978]

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BarbaryCoast01.JPGJPG BarbaryCoast01.JPG manage 59 K 10 Dec 2014 - 04:13 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
BarbaryCoastBHI.jpgjpg BarbaryCoastBHI.jpg manage 75 K 17 Nov 2011 - 14:47 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
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barbarycoast1.jpgjpg barbarycoast1.jpg manage 35 K 22 Nov 2018 - 03:18 Main.TLaurin Photo by Iriszkert Szasz-Hungary.
Topic revision: r13 - 05 Feb 2023, dougchyz
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