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■(TB) 'Nancy Orne'

1921, Sturtevant

'Nancy Orne' (Grace Sturtevant, 1921) TB, Midseason bloom. Color Class-S9M. 'Caterina' X 'Mrs. George Darwin'?

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From Treholme Gardens catalog 1928: NANCY ORNE 82 (Sturtevant 1921) E. 80 G. 85 42" M. S. S. purple-lilac shaded deep buff; F. argyle purple, shaded yellow. A delightful fawn-pink effect. Vigorous branching habit. Similar to but not equal to Mme. Cheri. 50c.
From AIS Bulletin 6: Bicolor, RR-V blend. (m). Brief: Standards purplish lilac; falls argyle purple; styles buff tinted; stalk low and well-branched growth vigorous; 40 in. Details. Foliage stiff, deeply tinged at base; Standards domed; falls rounded over.
Remarks: Similar to but with more pink than 'Mme Cheri'

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
NancyOrne01.jpgjpg NancyOrne01.jpg manage 55 K 18 Dec 2015 - 22:38 Main.TLaurin Photo by Argyle Acres Iris Gardens
NancyOrne99RT.jpgjpg NancyOrne99RT.jpg manage 50 K 10 Mar 2013 - 17:53 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Rick Tasco
NancyOrneRT.jpgjpg NancyOrneRT.jpg manage 27 K 22 Jan 2012 - 19:27 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Rick Tasco
Nancy_Orne.jpgjpg Nancy_Orne.jpg manage 16 K 16 Dec 2010 - 13:46 UnknownUser Courtesy of Mike Lowe from original HIPS website
nancyorne3.jpgjpg nancyorne3.jpg manage 73 K 12 May 2013 - 20:06 Main.TLaurin Photo by Superstition Iris Gardens
nancyorne9.JPGJPG nancyorne9.JPG manage 85 K 25 Aug 2021 - 14:01 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
Topic revision: r16 - 25 Aug 2021, TLaurin
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