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(TB) 'Nankeen'

1947, Whiting

'Nankeen' (Mrs. C. Whiting, R. 1947). Seedling# 4266. TB. Midseason bloom. Color Class-Y7L. ('Mirabelle' x 'Rameses' seedling) x 'Elsa Sass'. Locust fragrance.

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From Iris Test Garden Catalog, 1955: NANKEEN. (Whiting, 1947). Clear, cool Chinese-yellow enlivened by soft rays of chrome-yellow smoothly spread over the whole flower. Massive in size but well proportioned and carried on tall well-branched stalks. Stays fresh and attractive in all kinds of weather. A radiant iris for garden effect and will attract much comment when exhibited. $2.SO.

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