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■(LA) 'Elizabeth The Queen'

2001, Nelson

'Elizabeth The Queen' (Ira Nelson, deceased, by Barbara Nelson, R. 2001). LA, 36-40" (91-102 cm), Midseason late bloom. Pale powder blue to light lavender, Falls with yellow linear signal. Parentage unknown. In commerce prior to 1955.

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From Sidney Conger Louisiana Iris catalog, 1952: ELIZABETH, THE QUEEN. (Nelson, I., '51). Where a light blue is needed, this is the answer. The 6" flowers of giganitcaerulea form approach powder blue in color, are graceful, and are held on a tall 36" to 40" stem. A strong grower and rapid multiplier. $3.50.

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-- BetsyHiggins - 2010-12-12
  • Very tall, over 4', early bloomer in zone 5. -- JodyNolin - 2016-06-08
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elizabeththequeen01.jpgjpg elizabeththequeen01.jpg manage 133 K 07 Jul 2020 - 02:03 Main.TLaurin Photo by Cindy Dufrene-Cindy's Louisiana Iris
elizabeththequeen02.JPGJPG elizabeththequeen02.JPG manage 143 K 11 May 2021 - 22:06 Main.TLaurin Photo by Cindy Dufrene-Cindy's Louisiana Iris
elizabeththequeen021.JPGJPG elizabeththequeen021.JPG manage 179 K 11 May 2021 - 22:06 Main.TLaurin Photo by Cindy Dufrene-Cindy's Louisiana Iris
elizabeththequeen1.jpgjpg elizabeththequeen1.jpg manage 30 K 27 Apr 2013 - 21:03 Main.TLaurin Photo by Bois d'Arc Gardens
Topic revision: r10 - 05 Jun 2021, Harloiris
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