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■(TB) 'Colorwatch'

1987, Innerst

'Colorwatch' (Sterling Innerst, R. 1986). Seedling# 2399-1. TB, 36" (91 cm), Early midseason bloom and rebloom (late September and October in Penneslvania). Standards burgundy; falls white, washed yellow, burgundy edge; bronze beard tipped yellow; slight spicy fragrance. Seedling# 1654-20: ('Spinning Wheel' x 'Flamenco') X seedling# 1980-1: ('Colortrak' sib x 'Burgundy Brown'). Innerst 1987.

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From AIS Bulletin #265 April 1987 Introducing COLORWATCH-Sdlg. 2399-1. TB, 36". Well formed cream plicata trimmed burgundy red. F cream, washed yellow gold. Great branching, 9 buds. Saved to be introduced on maiden spring bloom. It has since bloomed each fall (5) for 5 weeks in late Sept. and Oct. Three of its sdlgs. rebloomed in fall of '86. Extra fertile. (Spinning Wheel x Flamenco) X (Colortrak sib x Burgundy Brown). $25.00. Sterling Innerst.

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Colorwatch01.jpgjpg Colorwatch01.jpg manage 80 K 27 Feb 2017 - 21:03 UnknownUser Photo by Glanavon Iris Patch-New Zealand
Colorwatch02.jpgjpg Colorwatch02.jpg manage 97 K 22 Mar 2014 - 15:23 UnknownUser Photo by Blue J Iris
Colorwatch03.jpgjpg Colorwatch03.jpg manage 95 K 22 Mar 2014 - 15:24 UnknownUser Photo by Blue J Iris
Colorwatch04.jpgjpg Colorwatch04.jpg manage 59 K 06 Apr 2015 - 14:12 UnknownUser Photo scanned from the John Weiler slide collection
Colorwatch05.jpgjpg Colorwatch05.jpg manage 76 K 06 Apr 2015 - 14:13 UnknownUser Photo scanned from the John Weiler slide collection
Colorwatch06.jpgjpg Colorwatch06.jpg manage 86 K 06 Apr 2015 - 14:15 UnknownUser Photo scanned from the John Weiler slide collection
Colorwatch07.jpgjpg Colorwatch07.jpg manage 74 K 06 Apr 2015 - 14:16 UnknownUser Photo scanned from the John Weiler slide collection
Colorwatch1.jpgjpg Colorwatch1.jpg manage 64 K 25 Sep 2012 - 02:56 UnknownUser Taken in my garden, Reston, VA Zone 6B in 2012.
ColorwatchNN.jpgjpg ColorwatchNN.jpg manage 35 K 06 Nov 2011 - 17:58 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Nola's Iris Garden
ColourWatch2.jpgjpg ColourWatch2.jpg manage 148 K 14 Sep 2017 - 19:44 UnknownUser Photo by Amazing Iris Garden-New Zealand
colorwatch1.jpgjpg colorwatch1.jpg manage 222 K 21 Nov 2019 - 04:11 UnknownUser Photo by Riverina Iris Farm-Australia
Topic revision: r17 - 27 Mar 2022, TLaurin
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