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■(SDB) 'Manhattan Blues'

1981, Nichols

'Manhattan Blues' (Hooker Nichols, R. 1980). Seedling# 7628A. SDB, 14" (36 cm). Midseason to late bloom. Tailored medium blue; self beard. 'Tan Lace' X 'Laced Lemonade'. Hillcrest Iris 1981.

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From AIS Bulletin #241 April 1981 Introducing MANHATTAN BLUES (Nichols '81) SOB, #7628A, 14", M-L. Very tailored medium to light blue self. Closed standards, wide falls. Fertile both ways. A fine garden and exhibition iris. (Tan Lace X Laced Lemonade). $5.00. Hillcrest Iris Gardens.

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ManhattenBlues02.jpgjpg ManhattenBlues02.jpg manage 698 K 17 Dec 2015 - 12:15 Main.TLaurin Photo by Lani Shooks-Bloom 2015 Central Lake MI-zone 5b-very early bloom
ManhattenBlues81.JPGJPG ManhattenBlues81.JPG manage 858 K 17 Dec 2015 - 12:20 Main.TLaurin Photo by Lani Shooks-Bloom 2015 Central Lake MI-zone 5b-very early bloom
manhattanblues.JPGJPG manhattanblues.JPG manage 43 K 16 Jul 2012 - 19:11 Main.TLaurin Photo by Kate Brewitt-Aurora Borealis Iris Garden USDA z5a
Topic revision: r13 - 18 Mar 2020, TLaurin
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