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■(TB) 'Illini Repeater'

1972, Varner

'Illini Repeater' (Steve Varner, R. 1971). Seedling# 712. TB, 34" (86 cm), Early midseason bloom and rebloom. Standards plum red plicata markings on cream ground; falls cream ground with plum red plicata edge and slight center line of plum red. 'Full Circle' X 'Memphis Lass'. Illini Iris 1972.

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From AIS Bulletin #204 January 1972 Introducing ILLINI REPEATER (#712) TB. 35". EM & Re. At last, a dependable remontant cream and plum red plicata with the good branching, form, substance and charm sought for in a regular TB. It is the only iris to have bloomed here both spring and fall the past five seasons. (FULL CIRCLE X MEMPHIS LASS) $25. Illini Iris.

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