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■(LA) 'Arizona Big Red'

1996, Shepard

'Arizona Big Red' ( Don Shepard, R. 1996), Seedling # 89506-85P. Height 38" (97 cm). Midseason to late bloom. Stands soft ruby red; style arms soft ruby red, lined gold on back; Falls dark ruby red, spearshaped golden yellow signal. 'Charlie's Ginny' X 'Bajazzo'.

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From Shepard Iris Garden catalog, 1996: ARIZONA BIG RED (LA-38"-ML). We've all been waiting for this one! The stands are a soft ruby red with falls dark ruby red. The style arms are dark ruby on the edges with soft ruby along side a cream yellow line. The rich yellow signals are spear shaped with dark ruby penetrating slightly inwards. Branching reveals four bud placements with buds opening out from the stalk perfectly. At least 8 buds, sometimes 9. (Charlie's Ginny X Bajazzo). $25.00.

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