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■(TB) 'Lavender and Gold Lace'

1946, Whiting

'Lavender and Gold Lace' ( Mrs. C. Whiting, R. 1946). Sdlg. #4020. TB. Midseason bloom. Color Class Y3L. 'Moonglo' x 'Matula'. Maple Valley 1946.

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ORIGINAL CATALOG DESCRIPTION:

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(1943) No. 4020 is a very distinct blend of lavender and old gold, of lovely form, quite ruffled, almost lacy at the edges, with the rich lavender of the falls trimmed with the gold of the standards. Mrs. Whiting's notes showed that it is the one Dr. Everett called a "glorified sunset." This, too, might be named as so many visitors have admired it. [A.I.S. Bulletin 91:28/Oct 1943]
"Lavender and Gold Lace (Whiting '46) was looking very attractive. I have admired this unusual Iris in the Whiting garden for a long time and am glad to see it introduced. The combination of golden standards and lavender falls with a definite edge of frilly gold lives up to its name." [David R. Kinnish, O. S. B., (Kansas), “In Kansas, Missouri and Illinois,” The Bulletin of the American Iris Society, No. 107, “Iris Ramblings” (October 1947): 42.]


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IMG_2388.jpgjpg IMG_2388.jpg manage 330 K 23 Dec 2018 - 23:47 Main.davepote Photo by David Potembski, My Garden 2013, Reston, VA
Lavender and Gold Lace.1946.Whiting.pngpng Lavender and Gold Lace.1946.Whiting.png manage 567 K 06 May 2020 - 16:03 Main.davepote Maple Valley Iris Gardens Catalog, 1946
LavenderAndGoldLaceBHI.JPGJPG LavenderAndGoldLaceBHI.JPG manage 236 K 19 Nov 2011 - 15:18 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
lavender01.JPGJPG lavender01.JPG manage 49 K 06 Mar 2015 - 03:59 Main.TLaurin Photo by Aitken's Salmon Creek Garden
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