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■(TB) 'Seafarer'

1948, Buttrick

'Seafarer' (Steadman Buttrick, R. 1948) TB. Midseason bloom. Color Class-B1M. 'The Admiral' x 'Great Lakes'. Seedling No. 121. High Commendation 1948, Honorable Mention 1949.

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Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris GardenPhoto scanned from the 1957 Schreiners catalogue by Terry LaurinPhoto by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris GardenPhoto by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
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From Fairmount catalog 1958: SEAFARER (Buttrick 1949) M. L. The name suggests the clear blue waters of the sea and it is most appropriate. A true medium to deep blue self, free from veining, thus has great clarity of color and is more blue than any others of similar color depth. Firm substanced flowers with fine low branching. H.M., A.I.S. 1949. 36 in. $2.50.
 
 

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-- BobPries - 2011-03-07
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Seafarer-BancroftBHI.JPGJPG Seafarer-BancroftBHI.JPG manage 3 MB 15 Sep 2018 - 18:51 BetsyHiggins Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
Seafarer1.JPGJPG Seafarer1.JPG manage 99 K 30 Aug 2021 - 18:25 TerryLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
Seafarer2BHI.JPGJPG Seafarer2BHI.JPG manage 2 MB 15 Sep 2018 - 18:50 BetsyHiggins Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
seafarer1.JPGJPG seafarer1.JPG manage 426 K 18 Aug 2020 - 02:08 TerryLaurin Photo scanned from the 1957 Schreiners catalogue by Terry Laurin
Topic revision: r11 - 30 Aug 2021, TerryLaurin
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