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(TB) 'Io'

1999, McKnew

'Io' (Jane McKnew, R. 1994). Seedling# 89-7. TB, 36" (91 cm), Midseason bloom. Yellow (RHS 9B) with faint white flash below beards; beards white, tipped orange, white horn; pronounced fragrance. 'Copper Lace' X 'Hands Up'. Friendship 1999.

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From AIS Bulletin #313 April 1999 Introducing IO (Jane McKnew by J. Roberts '99) 36" M. (91 em.) Sdlg. 89-7. Beautifully ruffled flaming yellow space age iris. The beards are deeper yellow with white horns. Excellent branching with 12-16 well placed buds which ensure a long bloom season. All of this is complimented by a pronounced sweet fragrance. Best Seedling '91. Copper Lace X Hands Up. $35.00. Friendship Gardens.

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