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■(TB) 'Miss Jupiter'

1975, Zurbrigg

'Miss Jupiter' (Lloyd Zurbrigg, R. 1973). Seedling# 68-118C-FF. TB, height 38" (97 cm), Very late bloom. Standards yellow; falls tan to brown hafts, blending to yellow; flounces same color scheme; yellow beard. Seedling# 65-45 Spear: ('Golden Unicorn' x 'Crinkled Ivory') X 'Super Flounce'. Avonbank 1975.

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From AIS Bulletin #217 April 1975 Introducing MISS JUPITER. Never before have we offered Space-Age iris, but this one is truly "something else." A giant in every way, the huge blooms sport flounces on the end of long "spears," held gracefully. The yellow color has some tan at the haft, to which the purist may object, but he will object anyway! The stalks are gigantic, strong, beautifully branched, with 3 buds in each placement; and the flowers all carry the flounces unless the weather turns mercilessly hot. And, yes, it IS fertile-very. (Sdlg. 68-118B-FF). $40.00. Avonbank Iris Gardens.

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MissJupiter01.JPGJPG MissJupiter01.JPG manage 69 K 26 Nov 2014 - 16:44 Main.TLaurin Photo by Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
MissJupiterBHI.jpgjpg MissJupiterBHI.jpg manage 123 K 20 Nov 2011 - 00:20 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Buebird Haven Iris Garden
MissJupiterIF.jpgjpg MissJupiterIF.jpg manage 36 K 28 Nov 2011 - 19:29 Main.Betsy881 Photo from The Iris Farm
missjupiter01.JPGJPG missjupiter01.JPG manage 886 K 30 Apr 2017 - 18:49 Main.TLaurin Photo by Glenn Corlew
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