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■(TB) 'Gentle Edith'

1986, Sparling

'Gentle Edith' (Richard Sparling, R. 1984). Seedling# RCS-79-1. TB, 34" (86 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards very pale lavender; falls washed pale lavender, rimmed darker lavender, tiger striped haft markings; orange beard tipped yellow; ruffled. 'Lady Of Loudoun' X 'Springtime Fantasy'. Iris Pond 1986.

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From AIS Bulletin #262 July 1986 Introducing GENTLE EDITH (Richard Sparling '86). TB 34", M. S. very pale lavender; F. washed pale lavender, rimmed darker lavender. RufHed and very complimentary haft markings. Orange beards tipped yellow. A hauntingly beautiful iris with good substance and show quality branching. Lady of Loudoun X Springtime Fantasy. $25.00. The Iris Pond.

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