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■(TB) 'Chestnut Beauty'

1980, Gibson

'Chestnut Beauty' (James Gibson, R. 1979). Seedling# 104-4E. TB, 38" (97 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards blend of brown (RHS 176C) with yellow center; falls yellow-orange ground plicata with 3/8" fluted, brown (176C) rim; white signal; yellow-orange beard tipped brown. Seedling# 7-0 PBr: (seedling# 102-6E x 'Wild Ginger') X seedling# 32-2P: ('Blueberry Trim' x 'Smoke Rings'). Gibson 1980

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From AIS Bulletin #236 January 1980 Introducing CHESTNUT BEAUTY ('80) M, 92 em, #104-4E, Plicata $25.00. This variety gets its name from the soft chestnut brown appearing as its dominant color. The standards are a blend of chestnut brown (RHS greyed orange #176C) and yellow. They are snugly rolled and a pleasing contrast to the broad, semi-flaring and fluted falls, which are yellow-orange and have a 3/8" fluted, brown band. The large white signal gives a pleasing highlight to the center. Generous bloom makes this one an impressive clump. Gibson Iris Garden.
 
 

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