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■(TB) 'Twice Delightful'

1989, Innerst

'Twice Delightful' (Sterling Innerst, R. 1988). Seedling# 1844-7. TB, 34" (86 cm), Midseason to late bloom and re-bloom (late October in Pennsylvania). Mid to light blue; tangerine beard tipped white; slight fragrance. Seedling# 444-1: ('Tufted Cloud' x 'Shipshape') X seedling# 709-3: ('San Leandro' x 'Shipshape'). Innerst 1989.

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From AIS Bulletin #273 April 1989 Introducing TWICE DELIGHTFUL-Sdlg. 1844-7. TB, 34", M-L &. RE. Mid to light blue; tangerine beards tipped white. Well formed, ruffled, flaring medium sized blooms. Nicely branched with 7-9 buds. Very vigorous! Has tried to rebloom here in late November each year, but has never consummated the act before frost. However, it does rebloom heavily in inland California. Very fertile, giving 7 keepers when crossed with Titan's Glory-2 of which attempted rebloom last fall. (Tufted Cloud X Shipshape) X (San Leandro x Shipshape). $25.00. Sterling Innerst.

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Twice-DelightfulNN.jpgjpg Twice-DelightfulNN.jpg manage 28 K 11 Nov 2011 - 16:25 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Nola's Iris Garden
TwiceDelifhtful01.jpgjpg TwiceDelifhtful01.jpg manage 80 K 09 Apr 2015 - 12:53 UnknownUser Photo scanned from the John Weiler slide collection
TwiceDelifhtful02.jpgjpg TwiceDelifhtful02.jpg manage 71 K 09 Apr 2015 - 12:55 UnknownUser Photo scanned from the John Weiler slide collection
TwiceDelightful03.jpgjpg TwiceDelightful03.jpg manage 86 K 02 Jun 2015 - 02:47 UnknownUser Photo by Glanavon Iris Patch-New Zealand
TwiceDelightful6.jpgjpg TwiceDelightful6.jpg manage 26 K 30 Jun 2013 - 07:10 ColleenModra Taken in my garden in South Australia
twicedelightful01.jpgjpg twicedelightful01.jpg manage 51 K 22 Aug 2014 - 22:25 UnknownUser Photo by Iris City Gardens
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