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■ (Spx) 'Blue Ice'

2008 McMurtrie

'Blue Ice' Iris sophenensis x danfordiae 'BLUE ICE' (89-Q-4) 2008 A lovely pale blue with ever so slight hint of yellow on the fall. One of the first sophenensis x danfordiae hybrids to bloom.

Flowers of this hybrid are medium sized slightly greenish sea blue with greenish-yellow ridge in middle of falls and narrow white stripes surrounding it. Its style ribs are infused with yellow-green

Beautiful blue. There are touches of yellow in the veins around the narrow yellow fall ridge. Its style ribs are infused with yellow-green.

See below:

Blue Ice89-Q-4 0003D.jpgblueice9.jpgblueice90.JPG


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Blue Ice89-Q-4 0003D.jpgjpg Blue Ice89-Q-4 0003D.jpg manage 437 K 31 Dec 2021 - 22:15 BobPries Alan McMurtrie Photo from
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Topic revision: r8 - 14 Mar 2024, TLaurin
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