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■(TB) 'Mission Trails'

1958, Knopf

'Mission Trails' (Mary Ellen Knopf, R. 1957). Seedling# 1778. TB, 36" (91 cm), Very late bloom. Color Class-V5, Standards pansy violet; falls heliotrope blaze, edged lighter than garnet-brown hafts and border; orange brown beard. 'Spanish Peaks' x 'Inca Chief'. Knopf 1958.

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From AIS Bulletin #149, April 1958. Introducing MISSION TRAILS-sdlg. No. 1778 (Spanish Peaks X Inca Chief). One of the most beautifully formed and heavy substanced blends we have seen. Standards pansy violet (Wilson's 033/3) closed and ruffled. Falls same color with a heliotrope (Wilson's 636/ I) area around orange brown beard. Excellent branching, 38", Mid. to V. late. An elegant iris. NET $25.00. Knopf's Iris Garden.

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MissionTrails01.JPGJPG MissionTrails01.JPG manage 86 K 26 Nov 2014 - 16:50 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
MissionTrails12BHI.JPGJPG MissionTrails12BHI.JPG manage 67 K 27 Apr 2012 - 14:13 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
MissionTrailsBHI.JPGJPG MissionTrailsBHI.JPG manage 79 K 20 Nov 2011 - 00:23 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
missiontrails1.JPGJPG missiontrails1.JPG manage 665 K 11 Jul 2018 - 20:05 Main.TLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
missiontrails2.JPGJPG missiontrails2.JPG manage 571 K 11 Jul 2018 - 20:07 Main.TLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
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