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■(TB) 'Victorian Veil'

1950, Craig

'Victorian Veil' (Tom Craig, R. 1950). TB, 44" (112 cm), Late bloom. Color Class-RVL/RV2, Rose and violet plicata. ('Advance Guard' x seedling# M2-21) X Craig seedling. Craig 1950.

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taken in Doris Rebertphoto for Tom Craig catalogPhoto by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris GardenPhoto by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris GardenPhoto by Argyle AcresPhoto by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden


From Milliken Iris Gardens catalog, 1955: VICTORIAN VEIL (Craig) Big, ruffled, white ground fancy, completely enveloped in rose-violet lace. The coloring in the standards is a little lighter than in the falls and both are waved and ruffled. Good branching. 44 in. $4.00.

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
IMG_6434.jpgjpg IMG_6434.jpg manage 60 K 17 Feb 2017 - 16:44 DavidPotembski taken in Doris Rebert's garden 2015, Westminster, MD
VictorianVeil01.JPGJPG VictorianVeil01.JPG manage 65 K 08 Dec 2014 - 15:33 TerryLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
VictorianVeil02.JPGJPG VictorianVeil02.JPG manage 117 K 04 Sep 2021 - 00:59 TerryLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
VictorianVeilBHI.JPGJPG VictorianVeilBHI.JPG manage 63 K 24 Nov 2011 - 01:58 BetsyHiggins Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
Victorian_Veil.jpgjpg Victorian_Veil.jpg manage 71 K 15 Jul 2012 - 00:57 Main.hrandiac photo for Tom Craig catalog
victorianveilAA.jpgjpg victorianveilAA.jpg manage 54 K 07 Mar 2011 - 19:24 BetsyHiggins Photo by Argyle Acres
Topic revision: r13 - 04 Sep 2021, TerryLaurin
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