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■(TB) 'Clear Sailing'

1950 DeForest

'Clear Sailing' ( Fred DeForest, R. 1948) TB. Late midseason bloom. Color Class W4. 'Tiffanja' x 'Coritica'. Honorable Mention 1950.

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CLEAR SAILING (DeForest) "This iris is soft and refined rather than bright. Light yellow, almost cream, and deeper yellow are combined in a very lovely flower. Exceptionally clean and clear." Jesse E. Wills (Tennessee), “Varietal Comment, Irises Seen in Nashville” The Bulletin of the American Iris Society, No. 123, (October 1951): 71.
The Wallace Iris Gardens catalog 1955: CLEAR SAILING (DeForest '50). M. (Tiffanja x Corticia.) Flaring cLean lemon-yellow. Absolutely stunning. H .M.'50. $3.50

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