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■(SDB) 'Moonbright'

1965, Keppel

'Moonbright' (Keith Keppel, R. 1964). Seedling# 60-23A. SDB, 13" (33 cm), Early bloom. Color Class-Y3L*(Light yellow bitone), Standards light yellow; falls rich yellow with light yellow border; blue-white beard. 'Cloud Fluff' X 'Garnet Treasure'. Keppel 1965. Honorable Mention 1966.

* Changed from Y3

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From AIS Bulletin #176, January 1965. Introducing MOONBRIGHT. E. 13" CLOUD FLUFF x GARNET TREASURE. Clear moonlight yellow standards top luminous falls of intense yellow bordered to match the standards. The icy blue-white beards are in keeping with the cool yellow tones of the flower. HC 1964. $5.00. Keith Keppel.
American Iris Society. Median Color Classification-AIS 1966 Revision. Bulletin of the American Iris Society 184(Jan. 1967):52.

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