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(TB) 'Cellophane'

1936, Washington

'Cellophane' (Thomas Washington, R. 1935). TB. Late midseason bloom. Color Code-B1L. Medium fragrance.

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  • Celophane (Bull. A.I.S. 60: 85. Feb. 1936)

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  • Nes. 1936, 1938


CELLOPHANE (Washington 1936) A self of light blue-lavender. S. are domed and firmly held together; F. are semi-flaring, the styles are of the same tone with flush of cool white in center of the flower, yellow beard. The fowers are very large and of extremely heavy substance, carried on tall, well branched stalks. 45 in. $7.50. [Mrs. Thomas Nesmith, Fairmount Gardens Catalog, Lowell, Massachusetts, Introductions for 1938, Catalog, Summer 1938-Spring 1939].
Peckham, E. (Ed.). (1940). Alphabetical iris check list: 1939. The American Iris Society.

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