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■(SDB) 'Splash Of Red'

1987, Niswonger

'Splash Of Red' (O. David Niswonger, R. 1986). Seedling# SDB 1-85. SDB, 12" (30 cm). Early bloom. Standards light yellow; falls same with a splash of red; orange beard. 'Fire One' X 'Byword' x unknown). Cape Iris 1987. Honorable Mention 1989, Award of Merit 1993.

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Photo by Richmond Iris Garden, NZ©2005 Laurie FrazerPhoto scanned from the Bee Warburton slide collection©2005 Laurie Frazerphoto Wilson Banner Ranch Iris Garden

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From AIS Bulletin #265 April 1987 Introducing SPLASH OF RED (Niswonger '87) Sdlg. SDB 1-85: Fire One X sib to 2-81: (Byword x unknown) SDB, 12" (30 cm), E, fertile. This flashy little dwarf ushers in the iris season with a color we associate with spring. Its bright clean yellow can be seen from quite a distance. Then upon closer inspection, a splash of red dazzles the eyes. Very showy. $15.00. Cape Iris.
 


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-- LaurieFrazer - 2010-01-14
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Splash_Of_RedRI.jpgjpg Splash_Of_RedRI.jpg manage 15 K 17 Dec 2011 - 23:44 BetsyHiggins Photo by Richmond Iris Garden, NZ
splashofred.jpgjpg splashofred.jpg manage 70 K 14 Jan 2010 - 01:00 Main.htb ©2005 Laurie Frazer
splashofred02.JPGJPG splashofred02.JPG manage 86 K 08 Jul 2014 - 15:50 TerryLaurin Photo scanned from the Bee Warburton slide collection
splashofred1.JPGJPG splashofred1.JPG manage 47 K 01 Feb 2012 - 21:41 Main.htb ©2005 Laurie Frazer
splashofred_jb.jpgjpg splashofred_jb.jpg manage 20 K 25 May 2013 - 17:42 Main.Harloiris photo Wilson Banner Ranch Iris Garden
Topic revision: r13 - 01 Nov 2022, DougChyz
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