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■(TB) 'Missouri Smile'

1999, Niswonger

'Missouri Smile' (O. David Niswonger, R. 1999). Seedling# 45-95. TB, 36" (91 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards and style arms mauve pink; falls lighter mauve pink; beards blue at end, tangerine and blue midsection, sienna in throat. 'Sky Blue Pink' X seedling# 46-92: ('Pink Blue Genes' x 'Fontaine'). Cape Iris 1999.

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Missouri Smile TB 5-15-09.JPGMissouriSmile-17edt.JPG

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From AIS Bulletin #313 April 1999 Introducing MISSOURI SMILE (Niswonger '99). Sdlg. 45-95: Sky Blue Pink X Sdlg. 46- 92: (Pink Blue Genes x Fontaine). TB, 36" (91 cm), M. You can bet that when I come upon a blue bearded iris you're going to see me smile. This one happens to be a mauve Pink with a blue beard on the end followed by a mixture of blue and tangerine giving the effect of a sienna beard, It has all the good traits and fertile both ways. $35.00. Cape Iris.
 


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Topic revision: r7 - 18 Jan 2019, Betsy881
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