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■(TB) 'Cranberry Velvet'

1971, Dunbar

'Cranberry Velvet' (Bonnie Dunbar, R. 1968). Seedling# 104-67-7. TB, 40" (102 cm), Midseason bloom. Color Class-VR3FD, Standards full rich wine red; falls deep rich wine red edged narrowly full wine red; orange-brown beard;ruffled. 'Esther Fay' X 'Black Swan'. Riverdale Iris 1971.

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From AIS Bulletin #201 April 1971 Introducing CRANBERRY VELVET (Bonnie Dunbar). TB. 40". HC 1970. $25.00. Sdlg. 104- 67-7 (Esther Fay X Black Swan). Standards are full rich cranberry red. Falls darker with a narrow band matching the standards. Wide, rounded and ruffled petals. Complementary orange-brown beard. Sturdy stalks and goodbranching. Riverdale Iris Gardens.

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