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■(TB) 'Lord Wilbur'

1973, Sellman

'Lord Wilbur' (Edgar Sellman, R. 1973). Seedling# G-56. TB, 36" (91 cm). Midseason bloom. Standards garnet brown; falls bishop's violet with wide garnet brown edge; ruffled; orange beard. 'Martel' X 'Supered. Rees 1973.

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From AIS Bulletin #209 April 1973 Introducing LORD WILBUR. TB. 36". Mid-season (Martel x Supered) Truly a lord in the garden, a stunning flower, deep-toned yet bright, with carrying power. Standards garnet brown, falls bishop violet with wide garnet brown edge. Blossoms big, with closed standards, flaring falls, heavy ruffling, orange beard. Three branches and terminal. Net $25.00. Rees Iris Garden.

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