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■(AB) 'Chocolate Mint'

1998, Tasco

'Chocolate Mint' (Richard Tasco, R. 1997). Seedling 90-30. AB (OGB), 35" (89 cm), Medium late Bloom. Standards pale violet, aging white; style arms chartreuse buff; falls light buff yellow, chartreuse cast; beards dark chocolate brown. 'Apricot Brandy' X 'Bold Sentry'. Superstition 1998. Honorable Mention 2000; Award of Merit 2002; White Medal 2004.

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From AIS Bulletin #309 April 1998 Introducing CHOCOLATE MINT (Tasco '98) AB (OGB), 35", ML. Sdlg # 90-30. Pale violet standards aging to off-white; light buffy yellow falls with a chartreuse cast; thick, luscious dark chocolate brown beard! Our first arilbred introduction. (Apricot Brandy X Bold Sentry). $20.00. Superstition Iris Gardens.

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-- MichaelGreenfield - 2009-12-26
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CHOCOLATE_MINT_Tasco_1998_AB.jpgjpg CHOCOLATE_MINT_Tasco_1998_AB.jpg manage 42 K 02 Jan 2010 - 21:45 MichaelGreenfield Photo by Richard Tasco
ChocolateMint6.JPGJPG ChocolateMint6.JPG manage 46 K 24 May 2013 - 21:33 Main.TLaurin Photo from Aril Society International website
ChocolateMintJB.jpgjpg ChocolateMintJB.jpg manage 28 K 27 Apr 2011 - 14:37 Main.Betsy881 Photo by John Baumfalk
ChocolateMintPJO.JPGJPG ChocolateMintPJO.JPG manage 45 K 11 Aug 2012 - 18:16 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Patrick Orr
ChocolateMintRT13.jpgjpg ChocolateMintRT13.jpg manage 43 K 22 Apr 2013 - 14:19 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Rick Tasco
ChocolateMintjb17.JPGJPG ChocolateMintjb17.JPG manage 22 K 18 Apr 2017 - 16:13 Main.Betsy881 Photo by John Baumfalk
chocolatemint01.JPGJPG chocolatemint01.JPG manage 60 K 08 Aug 2014 - 02:35 Main.TLaurin Photo by Malevil Iris Gardens
chocolatemint02.jpgjpg chocolatemint02.jpg manage 129 K 01 Apr 2017 - 02:23 Main.TLaurin Photo by Judy Schneider-The Shady Spot
chocolatemint03.jpgjpg chocolatemint03.jpg manage 104 K 15 Apr 2019 - 02:16 Main.TLaurin Photo by Judy Schneider-The Shady Spot
chocolatemint4.jpgjpg chocolatemint4.jpg manage 283 K 31 Dec 2018 - 03:03 Main.TLaurin Photo by Superstition Iris Gardens.
chocolatemint7.jpgjpg chocolatemint7.jpg manage 36 K 14 Sep 2013 - 19:04 Main.TLaurin Photo by Kary Iris Gardens
chocolatemint9.jpgjpg chocolatemint9.jpg manage 120 K 20 Jan 2023 - 19:59 Main.TLaurin Photo by Smokin Heights-Australia
Topic revision: r29 - 21 Jan 2023, Harloiris
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