(TB) 'Harriet Presby'
, R. 1920) TB. Late midseason bloom. Color Class-R7M. Presby 1922.
| From Indian Spring Farms catalog, 1927: HARRIET PRESBY (Presby 1922). S. bright violet; F. petunia-violet; haft finely reticulated orange-apricot; beard white, tipped orange. The general effect is soft, light reddish like the coloring of a cattleya orchid. Tall and vigorous in growth. 36 to 48 inches. $2.00 each.
| From Sam Carpenter Garden catalog, 1927: PRESBY, HARRIET. A very tall vigorous Iris which has extra large blooms of Mrs. Alan Gray shade of pink-lilac. One of the most vigorous growers. Extra fine. We do not hesitate to recommend it. $1.80.
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