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■(TB) 'Ice Carnival'

1954, Graves

'Ice Carnival' (Edward Watkins, for Dr. Robert J. Graves, deceased, R. 1950). Seedling# 47-68B. TB, 38" (97 cm), Midseason bloom. Color Class-V1L, Orchid blue self, light. (Originally named Ice Maiden, which name was released in error, as it had been issued to Mrs. Mary Tharp in 1940. The name Ice Carnival was released to Dr. Graves in 1941 for an earlier seedling which was never introduced; it is hereby declared obsolete.). 'Jane Phillips' X 'Mt. Jefferson'. Fairmount 1954. High Commendation 1953; Honorable Mention 1954.

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From Fleur De Lis Gardens catalog 1956: ICE CARNIVAL (Watkins Graves 1954) M.L. 38 in. (Jane Phillips x Mt. Jefferson). A very large flaring flower of the reverse bicolor type. This has standards of light azure blue and falls of icy white. The petals are heavily substanced and have a smooth finish . H. M. 1954. 14.00.

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Ice Carnival (4).jpegjpeg Ice Carnival (4).jpeg manage 139 K 23 Jan 2022 - 13:36 UnknownUser Photo taken by David Potembski in my garden, 2021. Finksburg, MD. Source: Bluebird Haven Iris 2020.
Ice Carnival (5).jpegjpeg Ice Carnival (5).jpeg manage 83 K 23 Jan 2022 - 13:36 UnknownUser Closer photo of Ice Carnival, David Potembski
IceCarnival01.JPGJPG IceCarnival01.JPG manage 46 K 25 Nov 2014 - 14:21 UnknownUser Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
Ice_CarnivalHIPS.jpgjpg Ice_CarnivalHIPS.jpg manage 53 K 18 Feb 2012 - 16:30 Main.Betsy881 Photo Courtesy of HIPS
Topic revision: r13 - 06 Dec 2022, Harloiris
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