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■(TB) 'Circus Jewel'

1988, Nichols & Albers

'Circus Jewel' (Hooker Nichols & Donovan Albers, R. 1986). Seedling# 8450N. TB, 36" (91 cm). Midseason late bloom. Ruffled white, suffused creamy purple in center, purple midrib, stitched purple on edge, darker purple hafts; bronze purple beard; sweet fragrance. 'Mystique' X 'Earl Of Essex'. Hillcrest Iris 1988. Honorable Mention 1990.

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From AIS Bulletin #268 January 1988 Introducing CIRCUS JEWEL (H. Nichols-Donovan Albers) TB 36" M-L. Captivating and uniquely dark purple plicata with very dark bronze-purple beards. Will probably rebloom in mild climates. (Mystique X Earl of Essex). $30.00. Hillcrest Iris Gardens.

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