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(TB) 'Graceline'

1956, Buss

'Graceline' (Walter Buss, R. 1956). Seedling 50-221-2. TB, 42" (107 cm), Midseason bloom. Color Class-V1, Campanula violet self (Wilson 37), blue beard. 'Spanish Peaks' X 'Vista Veronica'. Edenwald 1956.

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From Edenwald Gardens catalog, 1957: GRACELINE (Buss '56) M. 42". Perfectly beautiful campanula-violet self with thick blue beard, broad-petaled and ruffled with widely flaring falls. There is "class" in every line of this extra large, extra tall, beautifully colored iris from its 3-inch petalage to its 8-inch wing spread. The actual color is not as deep as shown in the picture on page 3. $20 00.
From Fleur De Lis Gardens catalog 1963: GRACELINE (Buss '561 M. 42 in . (Spanish Peaks x Vista Veronica). A verv lovely iris of smooth clematis violet. A perfect self even to the beard. Tall, excellently branched stalks. We are looking forward anxiously to seedlings of this used with our Flagship. Choice. 1.50.

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