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■(TB) 'Curtain Call'

1967, Schreiner

'Curtain Call' (Schreiner, R. 1967). Seedling# V 653-1. TB, 34" (86 cm), Early midseason bloom. Plicata with standards and falls sparingly marked clear, fairy-like pink-lavender; lemon yellow beard. Seedling# R 224-C: (seedling# L 710-A((seedling# A 108 x 'Fire Dance') x ('Rodeo x 'Frolic') x 'Butterhorn')) X 'Memphis Lass'. Schreiner 1967.

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Photo scanned from the 1967 Schreiners catalogue by Terry LaurinPhoto by HIPS ArchivesPhoto by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris GardenPhoto by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris GardenPhoto by Blue J Iris


From Milliken Iris Gardens catalog, 1948: CURTAIN CALL (Milliken) Very large ruffled flowers of medium violet (Aconite violet of Ridgway) which have a very rich grapey fragrance. Try planting with Serenata and see what a beautiful harmony of colors. 2-1/2 feet. $1.50; 3 for $3.75; 12 for $13.50.

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-- KentPfeiffer - 2010-07-07
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CurtainCall11.JPGJPG CurtainCall11.JPG manage 91 K 14 Aug 2021 - 15:02 TerryLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
CurtainCall12BHI.jpgjpg CurtainCall12BHI.jpg manage 79 K 16 Apr 2012 - 18:31 BetsyHiggins Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
CurtainCallBJ.jpgjpg CurtainCallBJ.jpg manage 76 K 06 Feb 2012 - 01:23 BetsyHiggins Photo by Blue J Iris
curtaincall01.JPGJPG curtaincall01.JPG manage 468 K 20 Sep 2020 - 13:35 TerryLaurin Photo scanned from the 1967 Schreiners catalogue by Terry Laurin
curtaincall1.JPGJPG curtaincall1.JPG manage 838 K 28 Mar 2016 - 02:43 TerryLaurin Photo by HIPS Archives
Topic revision: r18 - 14 Aug 2021, TerryLaurin
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