'Henna Stitches' (James Gibson, R. 1960). Seedling# 51-5D. TB, 30" (76 cm). Midseason bloom. Color Class R2W. Standards henna-red; falls white, henna stitching. From two seedlings. Cooley 1961. High Commendation 1960, Honorable Mention 1962.
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HENNA STITCHES (Gibson, 1961) Each $20.00. Well illustrated at right, a very bright combination of frosty white and gleaming henna-copper. The petals are gracefully flounced and ruffled. A feature which enlivens this new plicata is the metallic gleam of the reddish copper margins and style-arms, although this brilliance is not entirely evident in our picture. Beard is dusty old gold, lightly tipped magenta. Hafts and base of standards are blended gold. Here is a dazzling beauty with fragrant, spicy odor. 36 inches. No. 51-5D. [Cooley's Iris, 1961]
|Reported Rebloom in: TN USDA Zone 6 [The 2012 Cumulative Checklist of Reblooming Iris, p. 95]|
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