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■(AR) 'Camilla'

1923, Van Tubergen

'Camilla' RC ( C. G. Van Tubergen, R. 1923). Regeliocyclus. AR. Blue and red bitone blend. I. korolkowii X I. paradoxa. Van Tubergen, 1923. [22 chr.]

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References; Van Tubergen catalog 1923, 1925, 1937; Amos Perry 1923; Van Waverin & Sons 1928.
From The Court Of Iris catalog, 1955: A mortal maiden who lost her life in leading a warrior band against the Trojans. The standards are a deep bluish purple while the falls are off-white with dense veinings of deep purple. Early bloom. 12". 75¢.
From Supplement To The Comprehensive Checklist of Aril and Arilbred Iris by Sharon McAllister, April 2000: CAMILLA AR (C. G. Van Tubergen, R. 1923). Sdlg # NIA. RC. Height and bloom season NIA. Parentage unknown. AIS Color Class: BS (blue ground with red feathering). '76 CL: Blue and red bitone blend. Rainbow: "VE-11 ". Small flower of exceptionally brilliant purple, with a prominent blackish signal. Style arms nearly red, sharply contrasting." Vallette:"small, velvety violet-blue S.; gray F., veined brown-purple." Van Tubergen, 1923. Notes: Classified by the '76 committee as an RC in the quantum system; counted as a 31-chromosome triploid, which would make it an OG in the chromosome-set system; ASI Yearbooks ('59, p. 47 and '62, p. 68) give the pedigree as I korolkowii X I paradoxa. Ref:AIS '39, p. 146; ASI '76, p. 23; Vallette, p. 171.
1929 Van Tubergen catalogue p.37: "standards velvety violet blue, falls narrow, on grey ground brownish purple veined, an interesting paradoxa hybrid….Dozen..$16 $1.60 each"

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