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■(TB) 'Dover Beach'

1972, Nearpass

'Dover Beach' (D. C. Nearpass, R. 1970). Seedling 6-68-1. TB, 42" (107 cm), Early to late bloom. Standards white; falls light blue; white beard tipped lemon. 'Ivy League' X 'Winter Olympics'. Fowler, Gene & Gerry's, Palette 1972

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From AIS Bulletin #209 April 1973 Introducing DOVER BEACH (Nearpass '72) $15.00 (Ivy L,eague X Winter Olympics) TB 40" E-L. A gorgeous bicolor, with snow white standards, & sky blue falls, set off by a lemon beard. Broad, round, ruffled blossoms are large in size. Terminal & 4 branches, up to 12 buds. Received 11 votes for HC '72. Fertile both ways. Gene & Gerry's Iris Gardens. Co-introduced with Palette Gardens.
From AIS Bulletin #209 April 1973 Introducing DOVER BEACH (D.C. Nearpass '73). TB. 42". Sdlg. 6-68-1. (Ivy League x Winter Olympics). White standards, blue falls. Four large ruffled flowers open at once is not unusual-it is the norm for Dover Beach. Nine or more buds per stalk. There is only one other tall bearded iris that I grow that performs as well as Dover Beach. You will hear more of this introduction. H.C. '72. $25.00. Palette Gardens.
 

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-- MichaelGreenfield - 2009-12-31
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DoverBeach01.JPGJPG DoverBeach01.JPG manage 43 K 11 Dec 2014 - 17:09 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
DoverBeach01.jpgjpg DoverBeach01.jpg manage 59 K 28 Sep 2014 - 02:55 Main.TLaurin Photo by C&T Iris Patch
DoverBeach12BHI.jpgjpg DoverBeach12BHI.jpg manage 78 K 17 Apr 2012 - 18:55 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
DoverBeach4.jpgjpg DoverBeach4.jpg manage 506 K 19 Jan 2017 - 15:24 Main.TLaurin Photo by Sunshine Iris Nursery-Australia
DoverBeach7.jpgjpg DoverBeach7.jpg manage 52 K 18 Oct 2013 - 16:51 Main.TLaurin Photo by Sunshine Iris Nursery-Australia
DoverBeachBJ.jpgjpg DoverBeachBJ.jpg manage 66 K 07 Feb 2012 - 16:26 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Blue J Iris
Dover_Beach.jpgjpg Dover_Beach.jpg manage 35 K 31 Dec 2009 - 05:48 MichaelGreenfield Photo by Mike Greenfield
Doverbeach02.jpgjpg Doverbeach02.jpg manage 29 K 04 Nov 2014 - 03:27 Main.TLaurin Photo by Ogden Station Daylilies
IMG_2386.jpgjpg IMG_2386.jpg manage 283 K 23 Dec 2018 - 23:44 Main.davepote Photo by David Potembski, My Garden 2013, Reston, VA
doverbeach02.pngpng doverbeach02.png manage 119 K 18 Jan 2016 - 20:06 Main.TLaurin Photo by Colin Campbell-Iris Hills Farm
doverbeach03.jpgjpg doverbeach03.jpg manage 62 K 20 Sep 2015 - 03:00 Main.TLaurin Photo by IRIS 4 U Garden
doverbeach1.jpgjpg doverbeach1.jpg manage 67 K 25 Apr 2016 - 02:08 Main.TLaurin Photo by Iris of Sissinghurst-United Kingdom
doverbeach2.jpgjpg doverbeach2.jpg manage 34 K 27 Nov 2018 - 22:29 Main.TLaurin Photo by Iriszkert Szasz-Hungary.
doverbeach9.JPGJPG doverbeach9.JPG manage 398 K 19 Oct 2020 - 01:45 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the 1977 Schreiners catalogue by Terry Laurin
Topic revision: r25 - 19 Oct 2020, TLaurin
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