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■(TB) 'Valor'

1932, Nicholls

'Valor' ( Col. Jesse Nicholls, R. 1932) TB Midseason late bloom. Color Class-B3D. 'Ambassadeur' x 'Ruby'. Award of Merit 1936.

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From Maple Valley Iris Gardens catalog, 1937: VALOR (Nich. 1932) A stately and glowing velvety royal purple with every good quality. The large perfectly shaped blooms have domed standards of blue violet, and wide falls of deep. rich, violet purple. H. M. 1932. A. M.. 1936. By far the best medium priced purple. 50c.
From Marble Iris Gardens catalog, 1957: VALOR (Nicholls 1932). ML. 42 in. Deep blackish blue bicolor of fine large size and color. The standards are domed and the falls are slightly spreading and wide. In the bright sunlight this Iris often appears to be crimson. The flowers are very fragrant. A.M. 1936. Each 60c; 3 for $1.50.

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Valor02.JPEGJPEG Valor02.JPEG manage 31 K 10 May 2014 - 12:22 Main.TLaurin Photo courtesy of Mike Lowe from original HIPS website
Valor11.JPGJPG Valor11.JPG manage 83 K 03 Sep 2021 - 02:45 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
Valor12BHI.jpgjpg Valor12BHI.jpg manage 78 K 08 May 2012 - 17:12 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
ValorBHI.JPGJPG ValorBHI.JPG manage 95 K 24 Nov 2011 - 14:59 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
Valor_fl.jpgjpg Valor_fl.jpg manage 68 K 11 Aug 2012 - 21:08 IrisP  
valor01.JPGJPG valor01.JPG manage 73 K 04 Jul 2015 - 15:51 Main.TLaurin Photo by Don McQueen,London, Ont. Canada Zone5.
valor05.JPGJPG valor05.JPG manage 84 K 23 May 2014 - 00:38 Main.TLaurin Photo by Don McQueen,London, Ont. Canada Zone5.
Topic revision: r19 - 03 Sep 2021, TLaurin
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