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■(SPU) 'Russian White'

1983, Niswonger

'Russian White' (O. David Niswonger, R. 1982) Seedling #Sp 12-78. SPU, 48" (122 cm). Early bloom. White with small yellow signal. 'Blue Lassie' X I. klattii . Cape Iris 1983. Honorable Mention 1986.

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Photo scanned from the Nyla Hughes slide collectionPhoto scanned from the Glenn Corlew slide collectionPhoto scanned from the Nyla Hughes slide collectionPhoto by Will Plotner-Wildwood Gardens


From AIS Bulletin #249 April 1983 Introducing RUSSIAN WHITE-and RUSSIAN BLUE-Sdlg. Sp 12·78 and Sp13·78. Spurias I. klattii X Blue Lassie and vice versa. Introduced together for the Spuria enthusiast. Early, 48" , 5·6 buds, make seeds reluctantly and they germinate. Foliage is twice as large as the regular spuria hybrid, and they grow taller than most. Both for $15.00 or $10.00 each. Cape Iris Gardens.

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
russianwhite01.JPGJPG russianwhite01.JPG manage 269 K 04 Dec 2018 - 21:44 TerryLaurin Photo scanned from the Nyla Hughes slide collection
russianwhite02.JPGJPG russianwhite02.JPG manage 746 K 20 Feb 2017 - 16:21 TerryLaurin Photo scanned from the Glenn Corlew slide collection
russianwhite03.JPGJPG russianwhite03.JPG manage 380 K 30 Dec 2018 - 20:27 TerryLaurin Photo scanned from the Nyla Hughes slide collection
russianwhite1.jpgjpg russianwhite1.jpg manage 32 K 19 Mar 2013 - 21:20 TerryLaurin Photo by Will Plotner-Wildwood Gardens
Topic revision: r14 - 04 Aug 2022, Harloiris
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