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(TB) 'Sunset Gold'

1956, Robinson

'Sunset Gold' (John Robinson, R. 1955). Seedling# 52-40. TB, 34" (86 cm), Midseason bloom. Color Class-Y1D, Deep yellow self, yellow beard. 'Ola Kala' X 'Cascade Splendor'. Diehl 1956.

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From AIS Bulletin #141, April 1956. Introducing SUNSET GOLD (Sdlg. 52-40) A large deep yellow with good branching and plenty of substance. Wide, semi-flaring falls. $10.00. Diehl's Gardens.
From Diehl's Gardens catalog, 1956: SUNSET GOLD (Ola Kala x Cascade Splendor) M. 34" $10.00. This vivid, deep yellow self with a rich yellow beard, also drew much attention at the 1955 Convention where it was shown under No. 52-40. A large, well formed flower of heavy substance with closed standards and semi-flaring falls of exceptional width. An impressive iris of unusual landscape value. Sets seed and bears some pollen.

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