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■(TB) 'Coral Beauty'

1981, Niswonger

Coral Beauty' (O. David Niswonger, R. 1981). Seedling 57-77. TB, 34" (86 cm). Early to midseason bloom. Standards near white; falls apricot to peach; tangerine beard. 'Coral Strand' X 'Peach Spot'. Cape Iris 1981. Honorable Mention 1984.

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From Cape Iris Gardens catalog, 1980: CORAL BEAUTY (Niswonger '81) Sdlg. 57-77: Coral Strand X Peach Spot, TB, 34", (86 cm), Early-Mid. , 9 buds, W05/06, Fertile both ways. If you are hybridizing pink amoenas, this is one you will want to use. It has produced some very vigorous seedlings with nice contrasts. The near white standards make a nice contrast to the peachy apricot falls which are edged with white. It has a tangarine beard which is quite evident in the large flower. $25.00

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CoralBeauty01.JPGJPG CoralBeauty01.JPG manage 56 K 10 Dec 2014 - 23:35 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
CoralBeauty02.jpgjpg CoralBeauty02.jpg manage 71 K 02 Jun 2014 - 19:04 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the Rosalie Figge slide collection
CoralBeautyBHI.JPGJPG CoralBeautyBHI.JPG manage 45 K 17 Nov 2011 - 20:44 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
coralbeauty01.jpgjpg coralbeauty01.jpg manage 64 K 13 Nov 2014 - 22:05 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
coralbeauty02.jpgjpg coralbeauty02.jpg manage 32 K 01 Sep 2015 - 20:57 Main.TLaurin Photo by Wild Iris Rows
coralbeauty04.JPGJPG coralbeauty04.JPG manage 63 K 26 Jun 2014 - 21:01 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the Bee Warburton slide collection
coralbeauty2.jpgjpg coralbeauty2.jpg manage 44 K 31 Mar 2013 - 16:31 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
coralbeauty3.JPGJPG coralbeauty3.JPG manage 289 K 16 Mar 2019 - 19:30 Main.TLaurin Photo by Don McQueen-taken at McMillen's Iris Garden-Norwich-Ontario-Canada
coralbeauty4.JPGJPG coralbeauty4.JPG manage 300 K 16 Mar 2019 - 19:32 Main.TLaurin Photo by Don McQueen-taken at McMillen's Iris Garden-Norwich-Ontario-Canada
Topic revision: r18 - 24 Jan 2023, dougchyz
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