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■(TB) 'Golden Gleam'

1951, Miess

'Golden Gleam' (Elma Miess, R. 1950). TB, 40" (102 cm). Midseason bloom. Color Class-YM1, Dandelion-yellow self. 'Tiffanja' x 'Tobacco Road'. Syllmar 1951. Honorable Mention 1952.

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From AIS Bulletin #121, April 1951. Introducing GOLDEN GLEAM (E. Miess-51}-(Tiffanja X Tobacco Road) A self of dandelion yellow with cream striations at the haft. A lavender cast to the beard gives an onco appearance. The horizontal falls are slghtly ruffled. Standards ruffled and domed. Heavy substance $15.00. Syllmar.
From Easy Breeze Gardens catalog, 1953: GOLDEN GLEAM (Miess '51) HM '52. An out of the ordinary iris of dandelion yellow, striated cream at the haft. Likely a plicata inheritance. Beard is dandelion yellow with trace of lavender, form near horizontal with some ruffling, substance and branching excellent. $8.00.

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