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■(TB) 'Song Of Erin'

1971, Roach

'Song Of Erin' (Lura Roach, R. 1969). Seedling 67-20A. TB, 36" (91 cm), Early midseason bloom. Color Class-YG3PLcm, Standards uranium green (RHS 63/3), texture veins and base 63/1; falls sap green (62/3), blush at (haft 63/2, edge of falls deepens to 63/2; beard mustard tipped blue. Seedling 64-49: ('Clancy' x 'Mixed Emotions') x (('White Ruffles' x 'Yussuf') x 'Burnt Cork')) X seedling 63-20A: ('Exotic Blue' x ((('Char-Maize' x (('Alta California' x 'Indian Chief') x 'Lucre')) x 'Clancy'))). Riverbank Gardens 1971.

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From AIS Bulletin #201 April 1971 Introducing SONG OF ERIN. Sdlg. 67-20A. (Involved breeding on request). We are pleased to introduce this blue-bearded iris of unusual coloring. Standards light uranium-green with deeper flush at base. Outer edges of sap-green falls have faint flush of uranium-green which deepens to a blush at hafts. Petals broad, rounded, somewhat ruffled, and of smooth texture. Blooms early to midseason, with 3-4 way branching on 36" stalks. HC '69.'70. $25.00. Riverbank Gardens.

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SongOfErin04.JPGJPG SongOfErin04.JPG manage 162 K 01 Sep 2016 - 12:18 Main.TLaurin Photo by Judy Schneider-The Shady Spot
SongOfErin_by_JanLauritzen.jpgjpg SongOfErin_by_JanLauritzen.jpg manage 63 K 18 Feb 2012 - 08:30 Main.janlauritzen Taken in my yard in Southern CA
SongOfErin_by_JanLauritzen_2.jpgjpg SongOfErin_by_JanLauritzen_2.jpg manage 69 K 18 Feb 2012 - 08:30 Main.janlauritzen Taken in my yard in Southern CA
SongOfErin_by_JanLauritzen_3.jpgjpg SongOfErin_by_JanLauritzen_3.jpg manage 68 K 18 Feb 2012 - 08:31 Main.janlauritzen Taken in my yard in Southern CA
song_of_erin_fl.jpgjpg song_of_erin_fl.jpg manage 70 K 12 Aug 2012 - 13:48 IrisP  
songoferin01.JPGJPG songoferin01.JPG manage 755 K 07 Jan 2017 - 22:17 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the Glenn Corlew slide collection
songoferin02.JPGJPG songoferin02.JPG manage 79 K 08 Jul 2014 - 02:33 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the Bee Warburton slide collection
songoferin1.jpgjpg songoferin1.jpg manage 32 K 10 Dec 2018 - 21:42 Main.TLaurin Photo by Iriszkert Szasz-Hungary.
songoferin5.jpgjpg songoferin5.jpg manage 64 K 14 Nov 2013 - 23:58 Main.TLaurin Photo by Alain Chapelle-France
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