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(AB) 'Desert Child'

1970, Rogers

'Desert Child' OGB- (Mark Rogers, R. 1970). Seedling 64-17-S. AB, 22" (56 cm). Early bloom. Amber, tint of yellow; Standards lightly veined rose; Falls recurved; prominent dark oxblood red, dime-sized signal; amber beard with brown band one-half way up each whisker; some flecking on both Standards and Falls. 'Tawny Empress' X 'Kalifa Baltis'. Sierra Vista Iris Gardens, 1970.

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From AIS Bulletin #197 April 1970 Introducing DESERT CHILD (M. Rogers '70)' AB, 22", early. Tawny Mink X Kalifa Baltis. Sib to Saracen Prince and Saracen Jewel. Medium sized flowers of an amber shade of yellow ochre. S are lightly veined rose. F have a round, dimesized signal at end of beard. Some flecking, but it does not detract. $15.00 each, net. Sierra Vista Iris Garden.

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