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■(JI) 'Over The Waves'

1955, Marx

'Over The Waves' (Walter Marx, R. 1959) JI, 48" (122 cm), Midseason late bloom. Standards white, light purple border, some stippling; Falls same, extra styles and petaloids. 'Aifukurin' X a Higo variety. Delayed registration. Marx 1955.

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From Walter Marx Gardens catalog, 1955: OVER THE WAVES 10.00. Our most intensely ruffled iris which drew tremendous attention last year when exhibited for the first time. A selection from our Butterfly Series the color is white with light purple borders and little stippling inside. Full tufted centers with extra styles and petaloids add to the charm of this most distinctive iris. Quite unlike anything else we list and sure to please those with an artistic flare. Midseason to late. 4 feet.

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OverTheWaves01.JPGJPG OverTheWaves01.JPG manage 77 K 30 Apr 2014 - 17:44 TerryLaurin Photo by Ensata Gardens
OverTheWaves02.JPGJPG OverTheWaves02.JPG manage 171 K 27 May 2020 - 19:13 TerryLaurin Photo scanned from the 1991 Ensata Gardens catalogue by Terry Laurin
overthewaves01.JPGJPG overthewaves01.JPG manage 572 K 19 Dec 2015 - 22:04 TerryLaurin Photo by Chad Harris of Mt. Pleasant Iris Farm
overthewaves02.JPGJPG overthewaves02.JPG manage 1 MB 11 Dec 2017 - 13:52 TerryLaurin Photo by Cascadia Iris Gardens
overthewaves03.JPGJPG overthewaves03.JPG manage 941 K 11 Dec 2017 - 13:54 TerryLaurin Photo by Cascadia Iris Gardens
overthewaves1.JPGJPG overthewaves1.JPG manage 755 K 14 Dec 2017 - 16:42 TerryLaurin Photo by Cascadia Iris Gardens
Topic revision: r13 - 28 May 2020, Harloiris
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