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■(TB) 'Navy Waves'

1984, Black

'Navy Waves' (Paul Black, R. 1983). Seedling# B80-73. TB, 38" (97 cm), Midseason bloom. Ruffled deep blue; blue beard tipped yellow; slight sweet fragrance. 'Waltzing Widow' X 'Navy Strut'. Mid-America Gardens 1984.

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From Mid-America Garden catalog, 1984: NAVY WAVES- TB, 38" (97 cm), Midseason. The name says it all. The flowers are large iridescent deep blue with precise billowy ruffles around both standards and falls. A light sanding of white around the beards adds a bit of sparkle. There are three branches plus spur and eight to ten buds. Sdlg. 680-73: Waltzing Widow X Navy Strut. $25.00

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navy02.jpgjpg navy02.jpg manage 66 K 09 Feb 2015 - 02:52 Main.TLaurin Photo by Riverina Iris Farm-Australia
navy03.jpgjpg navy03.jpg manage 50 K 09 Feb 2015 - 02:53 Main.TLaurin Photo by Riverina Iris Farm-Australia
navy04.jpgjpg navy04.jpg manage 95 K 09 Feb 2015 - 02:54 Main.TLaurin Photo by Riverina Iris Farm-Australia
navywaves01.JPGJPG navywaves01.JPG manage 102 K 01 May 2020 - 13:12 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the 1987 Mid-America Iris Garden catalogue by Terry Laurin
Topic revision: r11 - 01 May 2020, TLaurin
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