■(TB) 'Freckles'

1941, Becherer

'Freckles' (Joseph Becherer, R. 1940) TB. Midseason bloom. Color Class-S5L. slight fragrance. Becherer, Schreiner 1941.

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From Western Iris Gardens catalog, 1948: FRECKLES ( Becherer, 1941 ) M. 32" Distinctive in style and garden effect, these shorter stemmed beauties make fine foreground masses. It's a plicata whose rich cream yellow background is uniquely marked with light chocolate. In this case freckles are becoming. 75c

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-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07
  • stem height poor clay soil 62cm/24.5", purple in basal foliage/spathe, bloom 112x70mm -- DaveinPA - 02 Jun 2020
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freckles01.jpgjpg freckles01.jpg manage 166 K 05 Jun 2019 - 15:47 Main.TLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
freckles1-16.jpgjpg freckles1-16.jpg manage 120 K 21 Aug 2016 - 06:32 Main.mikeu Photo taken at Presby Memorial Iris Gardens by Mike Unser
freckles1-jb.jpgjpg freckles1-jb.jpg manage 22 K 17 Feb 2013 - 21:45 Main.Harloiris photo Mike Unser
freckles2-16.jpgjpg freckles2-16.jpg manage 127 K 21 Aug 2016 - 06:32 Main.mikeu Photo taken at Presby Memorial Iris Gardens by Mike Unser
freckles2-jb.jpgjpg freckles2-jb.jpg manage 36 K 17 Feb 2013 - 21:47 Main.Harloiris photo Mike Unser
freckles_fl.jpgjpg freckles_fl.jpg manage 54 K 13 Aug 2012 - 18:25 IrisP  
Topic revision: r10 - 02 Jun 2020, DaveinPA
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