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(TB) 'Silver And Gold'

1944, Tobie

'Silver And Gold' (Mrs. Walter (Mabel Carey) Tobie, R. 1942); TB. Midseason bloom. Color Class-Y6D. High Commendation 1942; 'Ethel Peckham' x 'Triptych'. Sunnyside Gardens 1944.

NOTE: Introduction date unclear, but probably 1944.

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From Sunnyside Gardens catalog, 1944: SILVER AND GOLD (Tobie, ’42)—Ethel Peckham X Triptych. I was one of seven judges to recommend this Iris for an H. C., in Mrs. Tobie’s garden, June, 1942. Description by Mrs. Nesmith: “Standards broad and roundly domed with midrib of greenish yellow, flushed and veined with gold. Falls flaring with yellow at the throat.” The flowers are large and of pleasing form, on tall, well-branched stalks. Scented, early. H.C., A.I.S. '42. $10.00.

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