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(LA) 'Bright Galaxy'

1950, Chowning

'Bright Galaxy' (Frank Chowning, R. 1950) AH/LA, 18" (46 cm). Early bloom. Purple self, yellow signal. 'Louise Austin' x 'Haile Selassie'. Conger 1950.

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From Sidney Conger Louisiana Iris catalog, 1951: BRIGHT GALAXY. (Reg. 1950). Extremely dark red-purple hybrid of Haile Selassie X Louise Austin. Flowers are flat, of medium size, extra good substance and broad in their segments. Large greenish-yellow signal patch on sepal. Three open flowers to a stem. Clean foliage, lasting color. 18 to 24.inches. Hardy. Early.$7.50.

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