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■(TB) 'Playgirl'

1977, Gatty

'Playgirl' (Joseph Gatty, R. 1975). Seedling #D47-l. TB, 37" (94 cm). Midseason bloom. Laced light clear pink self (M&P 1-D-7 to 1-C-8); pinkish orange (2-F-11) beard. 'Liz' X 'Pink Sleigh'. Keppel 1977. Honorable Mention 1978, Award of Merit 1980.

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From AIS Bulletin #225 Spring 1977 Introducing PLAYGIRL (Gatty). M, 37". Glowing clear pink, lightly rouged and powdered, all wreathed in fine lace and ruffles. Soft pinkish orange to lipstick red beards. Whistle-bait! (Liz X Pink Sleigh). HC '75. #D47-1. $25.00. Keith Keppel.
PLAYGIRL (Gatty '77) blooms in luscious pink self with pink beards, plus good branching and nicely ruffled flower. A very good pink. [F. G. Stephenson, (VA), “1980 Iris Season Reviewed in Virginia”, The Bulletin of the American Iris Society, No. 239 (October 1980): 43.]

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-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07
  • TB 'Playgirl' bloomed at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum, zone 4b, approximately June 2-10, in 2017. The blooms at the Arboretum had pinkish-orange beards that changed to a tangerine in color in the throat. -- HollyJohnson2017-04-01 - 21 Sep 2017
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20170605_150707TB Playgirl (3RS).jpgjpg 20170605_150707TB Playgirl (3RS).jpg manage 107 K 21 Sep 2017 - 17:18 HollyJohnson2017-04-01 A single bud of TB Playgirl. Photo taken by Holly Johnson at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum, zone 4b, 6/05/2017.
20170605_150739TB Playgirl (2RS).jpgjpg 20170605_150739TB Playgirl (2RS).jpg manage 168 K 21 Sep 2017 - 17:20 HollyJohnson2017-04-01 Side view of TB Playgirl. Photo taken by Holly Johnson at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum, zone 4b, 6/05/2017.
IMG_6609.jpgjpg IMG_6609.jpg manage 61 K 17 Feb 2017 - 18:59 Main.davepote Taken in Doris Rebert's garden 2015, Westminster, MD
PlayGirl04.jpgjpg PlayGirl04.jpg manage 65 K 23 Mar 2015 - 21:55 Main.TLaurin Photo by Paul Black
Playgirl01.JPGJPG Playgirl01.JPG manage 55 K 04 Dec 2014 - 03:35 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
Playgirl011.JPGJPG Playgirl011.JPG manage 83 K 28 Aug 2021 - 12:10 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
Playgirl02.JPGJPG Playgirl02.JPG manage 74 K 08 Apr 2014 - 11:57 Main.TLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
Playgirl12BHI.jpgjpg Playgirl12BHI.jpg manage 69 K 29 Apr 2012 - 15:22 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
PlaygirlEI.jpgjpg PlaygirlEI.jpg manage 31 K 17 Dec 2012 - 21:24 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Exline Iris Garden
Playgirl_1975_TB.jpgjpg Playgirl_1975_TB.jpg manage 67 K 03 Jan 2012 - 13:04 Photo by Pierre Anfosso - France
playgirl01.jpgjpg playgirl01.jpg manage 81 K 26 Jun 2015 - 03:24 Main.TLaurin Photo by Exline Iris Garden
playgirl02.jpgjpg playgirl02.jpg manage 135 K 20 Jun 2017 - 02:36 Main.TLaurin Photo by Holly Johnson-Taken at MN Landscape Arboretum
playgirl03.JPGJPG playgirl03.JPG manage 62 K 05 Jul 2014 - 02:25 Main.TLaurin Photo by Bee Warburton
playgirl1.jpgjpg playgirl1.jpg manage 37 K 04 Dec 2018 - 19:06 Main.TLaurin Photo by Iriszkert Szasz-Hungary.
playgirl3.jpgjpg playgirl3.jpg manage 513 K 04 Jan 2016 - 15:54 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
playgirl5.jpgjpg playgirl5.jpg manage 39 K 06 Apr 2013 - 20:17 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
playgirl9.JPGJPG playgirl9.JPG manage 354 K 09 Nov 2020 - 23:15 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the 1985 C.A. Cruickshank catalogue by Terry Laurin
playgirl9.jpgjpg playgirl9.jpg manage 134 K 03 Nov 2020 - 03:49 Main.TLaurin Photo by Holly Johnson
playgirl_fl.jpgjpg playgirl_fl.jpg manage 73 K 12 Aug 2012 - 19:06 IrisP  
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