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■(TB) 'Cher And Cher Alike'

2013, Black

'Cher And Cher Alike' (Paul Black, R. 2013). Seedling# R117A. TB, 38 (97 cm). Midseason to late bloom. Standards iridescent medium lilac-purple, mid plum-brown band and bottom, intermittent gilt gold rim; style arms dark auburn and lilac-purple striped crest, violet arm, dark auburn ridge; falls velvety black, light violet veins along beard; beards large, dark marigold; slight sweet fragrance. Seedling# O11XX: ('Bold Encounter' x 'Foreign Legion') X seedling# N124A: (seedling# J147B: ('On the House' x 'Romantic Evening') x 'High Master'). Mid-America 2013. Honorable Mention 2015

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From Mid-America Garden catalog, 2013: CHER AND CHER ALIKE (Black ‘13) TB Midseason-Late 38” (97cm). The time of ordinary standards is over. The rise of new colors and patterns is giving them greater impact and prominence. Deeply saturated amethyst standards have a shimmering satin sheen, are banded plum and intermittently rimmed gilt gold. Plush black falls are set ablaze by dark marigold beards. Strong growth produces show stalks with 3 branches and 7-8 buds. Sdlg. R117A: (Bold Encounter x Foreign Legion) X ((On the House x Romantic Evening) x High Master). $50.00.

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Cher_and_Cher_Alike_KWW.jpgjpg Cher_and_Cher_Alike_KWW.jpg manage 71 K 22 Jan 2017 - 23:33 Main.KWalker Photo by Ken Walker; Mid-America Garden, Brooks, OR; AIS 2015 Convention
cherandcheralike01.jpgjpg cherandcheralike01.jpg manage 60 K 07 Sep 2014 - 12:00 Main.TLaurin Photo by Robert Piatek-Poland
cherandcheralike02.jpgjpg cherandcheralike02.jpg manage 43 K 19 Oct 2015 - 03:05 Main.TLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham-Magic Valley Iris Society
cherandcheralike03.jpgjpg cherandcheralike03.jpg manage 135 K 05 Apr 2016 - 13:57 Main.TLaurin Photo by Breezeway Iris Garden
cherandcheralike1.JPGJPG cherandcheralike1.JPG manage 27 K 14 Apr 2013 - 11:27 Main.TLaurin photo by Mid-America Garden
cherandcheralike2.JPGJPG cherandcheralike2.JPG manage 32 K 14 Apr 2013 - 11:29 Main.TLaurin photo by Mid-America Garden
cherandcheralike3.jpgjpg cherandcheralike3.jpg manage 34 K 30 Jul 2017 - 18:39 Main.TLaurin Photo by Loktev's Iris Garden-Russia
cherandcheralike6.jpgjpg cherandcheralike6.jpg manage 422 K 20 Dec 2019 - 16:46 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-France
Topic revision: r14 - 20 Dec 2019, TLaurin
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