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■(TB) 'Good Fairy'

1989, Byers

'Good Fairy' (Monty Byers, R. 1988). Seedling# C62-100. TB, height 36" (91 cm). Midseason bloom and rebloom. Standards creamy peach pink; falls paler flesh pink, deeper pink hafts; tangerine beard; horns on spring bloom; heavily ruffled. Seedling# A-6-3: ('Entourage' x 'Sky Hooks') X 'Heather Blush'. Moonshine Gardens 1989.

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From AIS Bulletin #273 April 1989 Introducing GOOD FAIRY TB (Entourage x Sky Hooks) X Heather Blush. Creamy peach with tangerine b. and self horns. Very modern, well ruffled big flaring flowers and it's a good rebloomer. $30.00. Moonshine Gardens.
From Moonshine Gardens catalog, 1989: GOOD FAIRY - 36" M. C62-100: (ENTOURAGE x SKY HOOKS) X HEATHER BLUSH. Creamy peach-pink S. ; paler flesh pink F. with deeper pink hafts; tangerine-red beards and good long horns or spoons, usually just on the spring flowers. She does grant wishes to those that dream of loveliness both fanciful and feminine in the garden both spring and fall. Sometimes she dons an orangy glow, usually it's quite pinkish, always most beautiful! Big ruffled flowers of super flaring form on sturdy show stalks with up to 12 buds each. The rebloom show usually begins in mid to late October. A super fine grower like Heather Blush. I'm sure there's no limit to the wishes she might grant to hybridizersl. $30.00.

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GoodFairy2BJ.jpgjpg GoodFairy2BJ.jpg manage 78 K 12 Feb 2012 - 17:51 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Blue J Iris
GoodFairy7.jpgjpg GoodFairy7.jpg manage 41 K 28 Nov 2013 - 21:30 UnknownUser Photo by South Jersey Iris
GoodFairyBJ.JPGJPG GoodFairyBJ.JPG manage 67 K 12 Feb 2012 - 17:51 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Blue J Iris
GoodFairyEI.jpgjpg GoodFairyEI.jpg manage 34 K 13 Dec 2012 - 15:54 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Exline Iris Garden
GoodFairyIO.JPGJPG GoodFairyIO.JPG manage 31 K 25 Feb 2011 - 20:16 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Iris Oasis
goodfairy5.jpgjpg goodfairy5.jpg manage 46 K 02 Apr 2013 - 18:46 UnknownUser Photo by Country Delight Iris
goodfairy6.jpgjpg goodfairy6.jpg manage 49 K 06 Sep 2013 - 14:10 UnknownUser Photo by Echo Iris Garden
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