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■(TB) 'Dawn Melody'

1980, Varner

'Dawn Melody' (Steve Varner, R. 1979). Seedling V623. TB, 36" (91 cm), Early midseason bloom. Standards medium red-brown; falls brown, edged rose; light orange beard, fading to almost white. 'Love Is' X 'Up Date'. Illini Iris 1980.

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From AIS Bulletin #237 April 1980 Introducing DAWN MELODY: Pictured on back cover. TB, Sdlg. V623, EM, 36", 4 branches, 9 buds. Medium rose-caramel stds., bright violet-rose falls banded brown. Light orange beard fades to almost white. (Love Is X Up Date). $25.00. Illini Iris.

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