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(TB) 'Carmelita'

1943, Milliken

'Carmelita' (Carl S. Milliken, R. 1943) TB. Early bloom. Color Class-R1L. Blood lines: 'Moonlight', 'Grace Sturtevant', 'Ishtar', and 'New Albion'.

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From Milliken Iris Gardens catalog, 1945: CARMELITA (Milliken) A flower does not have to be large to be attractive, but the large broad lavender petals of Carmelita do make it unusually beautiful. The color is uniform and pronounced. 3-1/2 feet. $3.50, 3 for $9.00.

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