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■(SIB) 'Silver Bird'

1982, Varner

'Silver Bird' ( Steve Varner, R. 1981) Seedling V8106. SIB (28 chrom. diploid), 34" (86 cm), Midseason late bloom. Very deep royal blue with slight purple overcast, tiny silver edge on Falls; aqua purple style arms. 'Maranatha' X 'Steve'. Illini Iris 1982. Honorable Mention 1884.

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From AIS Bulletin #245 April 1982 Introducing SILVER BIRD-V8106. Siberian, 34", ML. Wide, very deep royal blue with slight purple overcast. Tiny edge of silver on falls. Aqua purple styles. Unique. (Maranatha X Steve). $35.00. Illini Iris.

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