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■(TB) 'Sweet Alibi'

1935, White

'Sweet Alibi' ( Clarence G. White, R. 1935) TB. Early bloom. Color Class-Y4M. 'Mirasol' x 'Purissima'. Honorable Mention 1936.

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From Maple Valley Iris Gardens catalog, 1937: SWEET ALIBI (White 1935) E. M. 42 in. A beautifully finished self of rich warm creamy yellow. The flowers are large, smoothly rounded and Well poised on symmetrically branched stalks. The most perfect flower of its color, and a perfect color in iris. Its vigorous increase makes it very moderate in price for so new and fine a variety. H. M. 1936. $3.50.
See John C. Wister Collection, Scott Arboretum Archives, Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College Wister%20Iris%20152%20--%20Iris%20Sweet%20Alibi%20May%2015%2c%201945.jpg
 


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