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■(TB) 'Sherbert'

1918, Sturtevant

'Sherbert' ( Grace Sturtevant, 1918) Tb Midseason bloom. Color Class-S6M. 'Caterina' x 'Mrs. Horace Darwin'.

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From Glen Road iris Gardens catalog, 1920: SHERBERT — S. Ecru Drab deepening thru Cinnamon to Purplish Vinaceous, F. Dahlia Purple shading lighter at the edges; a most unsatisfactory color description of a plant effective alike in height, shape, and tone. 42 in. $3.00.
From H. P. Simpson catalog, 1922: SHERBERT (Sturtevant, 1918) — S. drab and cinnamon and purple; F. dahlia-purple shaded lighted at edges. Flexuous stems. An odd blending of colors. Good grower. Starred variety. Price $1.60 and $2.00.

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Sherbert99RT.jpgjpg Sherbert99RT.jpg manage 60 K 10 Mar 2013 - 17:24 BetsyHiggins Photo by Rick Tasco
SherbertRT.jpgjpg SherbertRT.jpg manage 33 K 22 Jan 2012 - 20:25 BetsyHiggins Photo by Rick Tasco
sherbert-jb.jpgjpg sherbert-jb.jpg manage 58 K 23 Feb 2013 - 17:02 Main.Harloiris photo by Mike Unser
sherbert01.JPGJPG sherbert01.JPG manage 79 K 06 Nov 2014 - 16:12 TerryLaurin Photo by Kathryn Mohr
sherbert09.JPGJPG sherbert09.JPG manage 93 K 30 Aug 2021 - 19:10 TerryLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
sherbert1.JPGJPG sherbert1.JPG manage 506 K 25 Jul 2018 - 20:17 TerryLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
sherbert2.JPGJPG sherbert2.JPG manage 514 K 25 Jul 2018 - 20:19 TerryLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
Topic revision: r15 - 30 Aug 2021, TerryLaurin
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