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■(AB) 'Mohr Delight'

1963, Brown

'Mohr Delight' (Rex Brown, R. 1962). Seedling 58-20. AR, 33" (84 cm), Early to midseason bloom. Color Class V5L, Standards light orchid; Falls blended orchid and chartreuse, soft brown overlay on haft; dark brown beard. 'Peach Delight' X 'Capitola'. Brown's Iris Gard 1963.

Note: Although registered as an AR, Mohr Delight is considered an Arilbred.

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From AIS Bulletin #169, April 1963. Introducing MOHR DELIGHT (R. Brown '63) EM. 33" (Peach Delight X Capitola). Standards are light orchid and the falls are blended orchid and chartreuse with an overlay of soft brown on the haft and around the heavy dark brown beard. A large Mohr-shaped flower of heavy substance. $25.00. Brown's Iris Garden.

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MohrDelight.jpgjpg MohrDelight.jpg manage 27 K 23 Feb 2010 - 15:10 Main.Betsy881 ASI Archives photo
MohrDelight2.jpgjpg MohrDelight2.jpg manage 23 K 23 Feb 2010 - 15:12 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Randall Dixon
mohrdelight1.JPGJPG mohrdelight1.JPG manage 80 K 25 Aug 2019 - 02:38 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the A.H. Fischer slide collection
Topic revision: r17 - 25 Mar 2022, TLaurin
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