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■(SIB) 'Precious Doll'

1988, Varner

'Precious Doll' (Steve Varner, R. 1987). SIB (28 chrom. diploid), 12-14" (30-36 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards deep lavender; icy styles with aqua midrib; Falls lilac, cream white signal. 'Illini Charm' X seedling V9146: (('Sea Shadows' x 'Cambridge') x ('Dreaming Spires' x unknown)). Illini Iris 1988.

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From AIS Bulletin #269 April 1988 Introducing PRECIOUS DOLL--SIB, #4165: Illini Charm X involved Sea Shadows, Cambridge, Dreaming Spires sdlg.), M, 12" to 14". Without a doubt, this charmer exudes harmony of colors, proportion and form in a size not available before. Small graceful plants. Four 2" flowers in nearly flat form, wide and round have deep lavender standards, lilac falls with cream white signals and chartreuse green shafts. Ice styles have aqua midribs. Limited stock. $75.00. Illini Iris.

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Topic revision: r11 - 18 Apr 2022, Harloiris
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