'Lula Marguerite' (Fred DeForest, R. 1959). Seedling# 53-22. TB, height 39". Midseason bloom. Color Class VB4. Standards gray-blue, border and midrib gold leaf; falls gray-blue, border and haft gold leaf. ('Spanish Peaks' x 'Chivalry') x 'Cloudcap'. Irisnoll 1956. Honorable Mention 1959; Judges' Choice 1959; Award of Merit 1963.
|From M. Oliver Flower Farm catalog, 1958: LULA MARGUERITE (DeForest '56) M. 38" These flowers are large and ruffled and of a light blended blue coloring with a glittering golden edge on both standards and falls. The gilt-like edge appears to be almost painted on and deepens to a brushing of gold at the haft and at the base of the standards. $20.00 net.|
|From Rainbow Hybridizing Gardens catalog 1963: LULA MARGUERITE (DeForest '56.) M-38". Unusual in coloring, unusual in pattern. An iridescent lilac-blue, petals bordered with glittering gold gilt. Most remarkable, midribs of standards flushed gold leaf which spreads out thru veins in a most fascinating manner. Try it. JC'60, AM'62. Blue Rehobeth Sdlg. X Cloudcap. Regularly $3.50; on $15 order 2 for $2.2S; on $25 order 3 for $2.10.|
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|JPG||lulamargarite03.JPG||manage||64 K||15 May 2014 - 21:45||Main.TLaurin||Photo by Don McQueen,London, Ont. Canada Zone5.|
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|jpg||lulu_margareta_2.jpg||manage||71 K||18 Oct 2013 - 18:29||Main.Harloiris||Photo by John Black, zone 4, Montana|
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|JPG||LulaMarguerite01.JPG||manage||140 K||25 Aug 2016 - 21:51||Main.TLaurin||Photo by Judy Schneider-The Shady Spot|
|jpg||lulamarguerite06.jpg||manage||152 K||19 Mar 2019 - 14:48||Main.TLaurin||Photo by Don McQueen-London,Ont.-Canada Zone 5|
|JPG||lulamarguerite05.JPG lulamargurite02.JPG||manage||276 181 K||20 Feb Mar 2019 - 22:42 02:19||Main.TLaurin||Photo by Don McQueen-taken at Royal McQueen-London,Ont.-Canada Zone 5 Botanical Garden-Hamilton-Ontario-Canada|
|JPG||lulamarguerite05.JPG||manage||276 K||20 Feb 2019 - 22:42||Main.TLaurin||Photo by Don McQueen-taken at Royal Botanical Garden-Hamilton-Ontario-Canada|