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■(SDB) 'Loudoun Pixie'

1977, Crossman

'Loudoun Pixie' (George Crossman, R. 1976). SDB, 12" (30 cm), Early midseason bloom. Standards primrose yellow (RHS 4C); falls primrose yellow, overlaid barium (10D); Chinese yellow (20B) beard tipped wisteria blue (92C). 'Blue Martini' X 'Little Richard'. Gene & Gerry's Iris 1977. Honorable Mention 1979.

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From AIS Bulletin #225 Spring 1977 Introducing LOUDOUN PIXIE (Crossman '77) $7.50. Sdlg. 72-04: Blue Martini X Little Richard. SDB, E, 12". One of Mr. Crossman's favorites! Touching stds. of primrose yellow over horizontal, flaring falls of primrose yellow, overlaid barium orange. Beard is Chinese yellow tipped wisteria blue. 2 branches, 3 buds. Bloom and foliage in proportion. HC '75. Gene & Gerry's Iris Gardens.

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