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■(AB) 'Some Love'

1938, White

'Some Love' OGB (Clarence G. White, 1938). AB, originally registered as IMB (Intermediate miscellaneous bearded), medium height, Midseason bloom. Color Class-W8M, White, medium red patterning. 'Polyhymnia' X 'Jubilee'. C. G. Millikin, 1938 Honorable Mention 1939.

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From Milliken Gardens catalog, 1948: SOME LOVE (C. G. White) One of the most delicately beautiful irises we know. The ground color is oyster-white covered with minute dots and very fine veins of grey-purple. Round flaring falls. 2 feet. $2.50.
From The Court Of Iris catalog, 1955: SOME LOVE (White '38) M 24" (Polyhymnia X Jubilee)The seed parent is another of those unattainable originations of van Tubergen's and comes from Korolkowi violaceae X iberica van houtei. This beautiful oyster-white bloom has caotured much of the Onco beauty with its covering of minute dots and fine veins of gray-purple. $1.00. H.M. '39
From Supplement To The Comprehensive Checklist of Aril and Arilbred Iris by Sharon McAllister, April 2000: SOME LOVE AB (Clarence G. White, R. 1938). Seedling # NI A. IMB, medium height, midseason. Polyhymnia X Jubilee. AIS Color Class: W8M (white ground with medium red feathering).'76 CL: White, medium red patterning. Court of Iris: "oyster white, covering of minute dots and fine veins of gray-purple". Rainbow: "Ivory ground color is besprinkled with pink and cinnamon." Vallette: "small lovely ivory, sprinkled all over with rose and cinnamon."C.G. Millikin, 1938. Notes: Counted as a 22-chromosome diploid, an 0GB in both systems. Ref: AIS '39, p. 506; ASI '76, p. 79; ASI '78 YB, p. 64; Vallette, p. 179.


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