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■(TB) 'Coffee House'

1977, Ghio

'Coffee House' (Joseph Ghio, R. 1976). Seedling# 71-13S. TB, height 38" (97 cm), Midseason to late bloom. Deep brown self; golden brown beard,. Seedling# 68-110M: ('Ponderosa' x 'New Moon') X ('Tawny Mink' x 'New Moon'). Bay View Gardens 1977. Honorable Mention 1978, Judges' Choice 1978, Award of Merit 1980.

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Photo by NolaPhoto by NolaPhoto by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris GardenPhoto scanned from the 1990 Roris Gardens catalog by Terry LaurinPicture by Snowpeak IrisPhoto by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris GardenPhoto by Country Delight Iris


Awaiting original catalog description.
COFFEE HOUSE (Ghio '77) is a deep ruffled brown self with golden brown beard and very good branching, although branches and stems tend to be a bit weak, especially, in wet weather. It does not fade. [F. G. Stephenson, (VA), “1980 Iris Season Reviewed in Virginia”, The Bulletin of the American Iris Society, No. 239 (October 1980): 42.]


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Coffee-House9.jpgjpg Coffee-House9.jpg manage 47 K 27 Oct 2021 - 01:54 TerryLaurin Photo by Nola's Iris Garden
Coffee-House91.jpgjpg Coffee-House91.jpg manage 44 K 27 Oct 2021 - 01:56 TerryLaurin Photo by Nola's Iris Garden
CoffeeHouse01.JPGJPG CoffeeHouse01.JPG manage 53 K 10 Dec 2014 - 21:46 TerryLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
CoffeeHouse12BHI.jpgjpg CoffeeHouse12BHI.jpg manage 89 K 15 Apr 2012 - 20:15 BetsyHiggins Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
coffeehouse01.JPGJPG coffeehouse01.JPG manage 119 K 20 Apr 2020 - 14:53 TerryLaurin Photo scanned from the 1990 Roris Gardens catalog by Terry Laurin
coffeehouse08SPI.jpgjpg coffeehouse08SPI.jpg manage 73 K 16 Mar 2010 - 14:32 Main.mshadow Picture by Snowpeak Iris
coffeehouse3.jpgjpg coffeehouse3.jpg manage 34 K 30 Mar 2013 - 21:12 TerryLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
Topic revision: r17 - 04 Sep 2022, DavidPotembski
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