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■(TB) 'Frivolité'

1929, Cayeux

'Frivolité' (Ferdinand Cayeux, 1929) TB. Midseason bloom. Color Class S9L.

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Cayeux et Le Clerc catalog 1930, p. 6.
From Cooley's Wholesale pricelist, 1932: FRIVOLITE. This French introduction is offered as a great improvement upon the variety MARQUISETTE. The general effect is one of rich and brilliant shrimp-pink, the entire blossom seemingly dusted with gold dust. Mr. Sherman Duffy, eminent iris authority and writer, states in Bulletin No. 41 for October, that during the past blooming season FRIVOLITE made a distinct impression upon him, and that he considered it the finest thing in its class. A very lovely and unique novelty. Rapid of increase. Each $6.50; three for $15.00.

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Frivolite.jpgjpg Frivolite.jpg manage 33 K 19 Nov 2010 - 18:54 UnknownUser Courtesy of Mike Lowe from original HIPS website
Frivolité - Cayeux 1929 (1).JPGJPG Frivolité - Cayeux 1929 (1).JPG manage 208 K 20 Jun 2018 - 14:09 Main.Neira in my garden -France
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Frivolité- Cayeux 1929 .JPGJPG Frivolité- Cayeux 1929 .JPG manage 212 K 20 Jun 2018 - 14:10 Main.Neira in my garden -France
frivolite.jpgjpg frivolite.jpg manage 46 K 15 Feb 2011 - 05:22 IrisP  
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frivoliteSG.jpgjpg frivoliteSG.jpg manage 24 K 01 Jul 2012 - 19:17 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Seagate Iris UK
Topic revision: r23 - 19 May 2019, Betsy881
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