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■(TB) 'Georgia Girl'

1971, Sexton

'Georgia Girl' (Neva Sexton, R. 1970). Seedling# 1-66. TB, 36" (91 cm). Early bloom. Deep peach self; self beard. 'New Moon' X 'Beauty Secret'. Sexton 1971. Honorable Mention 1972; Award of Merit 1976.

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From AIS Bulletin #201 April 1971 Introducing GEORGIA GIRL (Sexton '71) (New Moon X Beauty Secret) E. 36". A sparkling, deep rich peach pink with a coral flush. Self beard. Large, beautiful form flowers with extra broad heavy substanced petals, closed standards and flaring falls. Well-branched stalks with many blooms. Net $25.00. Sexton's Iris Garden.
GEORGIA GIRL has been described as a peach-colored 'NEW MOON'. I want to see it again before agreeing. It has more increase than any other iris in my garden. [Mullin, Ron (1971). Irises I Like, American Iris Society Bulletin 204(January 1972), 11.]
 

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
GeorgiaGirl01.JPGJPG GeorgiaGirl01.JPG manage 56 K 12 Dec 2014 - 03:57 Main.TLaurin Photo by Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
GeorgiaGirl12BHI.jpgjpg GeorgiaGirl12BHI.jpg manage 79 K 19 Apr 2012 - 22:57 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
GeorgiaGirl3.jpgjpg GeorgiaGirl3.jpg manage 62 K 03 Feb 2014 - 16:01 Main.TLaurin Photo by Yarrabee Garden & Iris-Australia
GeorgiaGirlEI.jpgjpg GeorgiaGirlEI.jpg manage 27 K 13 Dec 2012 - 15:13 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Exline Iris Garden
georgia01.jpgjpg georgia01.jpg manage 71 K 10 Jun 2015 - 02:14 Main.TLaurin Photo by Exline Iris Garden
Topic revision: r16 - 26 Dec 2018, davepote
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