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■(MDB) 'Hilda's Gift'

2002, Spoon

'Hilda's Gift' (Donald Spoon, R. 2002). Seedling #97-569A. MDB, 6" (15 cm). Early midseason bloom and rebloom. Standards and style arms rich golden yellow; falls deeper golden yellow, darker old gold spot; beards golden yellow; ruffled, flared; slight sweet fragrance. 'Orange Tiger' X 'Baby Prince'. Winterberry 2002.

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From AIS Bulletin #325 April 2002 Introducing Hilda's Gift MDB, 6" (15 cm), EM and RE (Aug. in zone 6b). Rich yellow bitone with lighter standards and style arms. Golden yellow beards. Wide and ruffled. Profuse carpet of bloom in spring and fall with stalks of 2-3 buds. Vigorous increase. Fertile both ways. (Orange Tiger X Baby Prince). (Named for Hilda Cunningham's gift of life to my mother). $20. Winterberry Gardens.

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MDBHildasGift c.JPGJPG MDBHildasGift c.JPG manage 132 K 07 Jun 2022 - 17:50 BrewItt Photo by Aurora Borealis Iris Garden, Aurora, ON
MDBHildasGift_7.jpgjpg MDBHildasGift_7.jpg manage 69 K 03 Nov 2010 - 01:25 Main.cirisonpond As grown in Boise, Id at by Carol & Ken Coleman
hildasgift-jb.jpgjpg hildasgift-jb.jpg manage 48 K 25 Feb 2013 - 03:12 Main.Harloiris photo courtesy Winterberry Iris
hildasgift01.jpgjpg hildasgift01.jpg manage 109 K 31 May 2019 - 21:36 Main.TLaurin Photo by Kate Brewitt-Aurora Borealis Iris Garden-Aurora-Ont.-Canada.
hildasgift2-jb.jpgjpg hildasgift2-jb.jpg manage 33 K 28 Mar 2016 - 20:11 Main.Harloiris Detail of Winterberry Iris Garden photo
hildasgift3.JPGJPG hildasgift3.JPG manage 26 K 16 May 2013 - 02:30 Main.TLaurin Photo by Ginny Spoon
hildasgift5.JPGJPG hildasgift5.JPG manage 148 K 27 Oct 2023 - 02:15 Main.TLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens-reblooming October 2023
hildasgift50.JPGJPG hildasgift50.JPG manage 277 K 27 Oct 2023 - 02:15 Main.TLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens-reblooming October 2023
hildasgift51.JPGJPG hildasgift51.JPG manage 168 K 27 Oct 2023 - 02:15 Main.TLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens-reblooming October 2023
Topic revision: r15 - 27 Oct 2023, TLaurin
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