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■(TB) 'Agape Love'

1980, Varner

'Agape Love' ( Steve Varner, R. 1978). Seedling V666. TB, 35" (87 cm), Midseason late bloom. Standards light chartreuse flesh; Falls light chartreuse flesh with chartreuse edges and hafts, ruffled; chartreuse and light tangerine beard tipped white. 363: (( 'Good and Plenty' (white) x ( 'Mary Randall' x pink seedling)) x Branch 57-57: 'Blue Fantasy' sibling) X 150 blue-pink. Illini Iris 1980.

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From AIS Bulletin #237 April 1980 Introducing AGAPE LOVE: TB, Sdlg. V666, ML, 35". This is hard to adequately describe-light chartreuse-flesh stds., falls same with lavender flush and chartreuse edges and hafts. Ruffled, with four branches; nine large blooms of excellent form have white-tipped chartreuse-light tangerine beards. From complicated parentage: blue-white and pink-white reverse seedlings. Stock scarce. $35.00. Illini Iris.

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