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■(LA) 'King's Gold'

1946, Nelson

'King's Gold' (Ira Nelson, R. 1946) LA. Color Class-Y1D. Collected in Abbeville, Lousiana area. App. by MSDLIS 1946. Recorded as Vinie in 49 Checklist; Class renamed Louisiana Iris.

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Photo scanned from the A.H. Fischer slide collectionPhoto scanned from the A.H. Fischer slide collection


From Sidney Conger Louisiana Iris catalog, 1951: KING'S GOLD (Coll., Nelson). A rich gold of Abbeville form. The substance is firm affording stiff flaring sepals; the texture is of smooth, thick velvet. The linear signal patch is of deeper gold than the flower color with a border of brown. Excellent. $4.00.

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Topic revision: r8 - 11 Apr 2022, Harloiris
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