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■(TB) 'Relentless'

1948, Cook

'Relentless' ( Paul Cook, R. 1948) TB. Midseason bloom. Color Class-R1M. Parentage not given. Honorable Mention 1950.

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From Longfield Iris Farms catalog, 1949: RELENTLESS (Cook, 1948). A new iris that is a solid deep red with color pure and rich throughout the whole flower, even extending over the hafts; beard cadmium yellow. The flowers are medium large in size with excellent substance and texture. Color does not fade or spot in sun or rain. Mid season-late. 38 inches. Relentless shows more richness and brilliance than any other Iris in this color group. Exceptionally fine. $12.50.
From Fleur de Lis Gardens catalog 1956: RELENTLESS (Cook 1948) M. L. 34 in. (From red line breeding). A solid red self, slightly on the maroon side. Rounded form, heavy substance and medium sized flowers. H. M. 1950. 1.00.

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
IMG_7637.jpgjpg IMG_7637.jpg manage 409 K 21 Dec 2018 - 14:34 UnknownUser Photo by David Potembski, Presby 2016
Relentless beard.JPGJPG Relentless beard.JPG manage 280 K 23 May 2018 - 18:14 DaveinPA Beard/haft detail
Relentless bud.JPGJPG Relentless bud.JPG manage 309 K 23 May 2018 - 18:15 DaveinPA Bud
Relentless_fl.jpgjpg Relentless_fl.jpg manage 58 K 19 Feb 2011 - 18:03 IrisP  
relentless9.JPGJPG relentless9.JPG manage 236 K 15 Jan 2022 - 15:31 UnknownUser Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
Topic revision: r16 - 18 Nov 2022, dougchyz
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