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(AB) 'Thumbs Up'

1958, Suiter

'Thumbs Up' OB- (Melvina Suiter, R. 1958). Seedling S-M-1. EC, (TB-onco) 36" (91 cm), Early thru midseason bloom. Pale violet blue self; heavy flush below beard. 'Sun Lakes' X 'Capitola'. Tell's Iris Garden, 1958.

NOTE: Also listed in TB web. 'Thumbs Up'.

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From Tell’s Iris Garden catalog, 1958: From Tell’s Iris Garden catalog, 1958: THUMBS UP (Melvina Suiter). Early-Midseason. 36 inches. (Sunlakes x Capitola.) Grand violet-blue Capitola seedling with the most pronounced signal patch of any of this type I have seen. A really fine flower with wide, flaring falls and good substance. $10.00

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Topic revision: r11 - 24 Apr 2017, Betsy881
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