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■(TB) 'Lord Jeff'

1981, Waite

'Lord Jeff' (Kenneth Waite, R. 1978). Seedling# 71-16-X. TB, 37" (94 cm), Midseason to late bloom. Ruffled dark violet (RHS 83A) self; dark violet beard tipped yellow-brown. 'Grand Alliance' X 'Sterling Silver'. Tow Path Lane Gardens 1981. Honorable Mention 1983, Favorite Guest 1983; Award of Merit 1988.

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Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris GardenPhoto by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris GardenPhoto scanned from the Rosalie Figge slide collectionPhoto by Don McQueen-taken at McMillenTaken at the AIS 2005 National in St. Louis, MOPhoto by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

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From AIS Bulletin #242 July 1981 Introducing LORD JEFF (Waite '81). TB, 37" (94 cm), M-L, (Grand Alliance X Sterling Silver). Ruffled dark violet (RHS 83A) self. Dark violet beards are tipped yellow-brown. Sturdy stalks with 3 to 4 branches and 9 to 10 buds insure a long bloom season. Distinctive addition to this color class. Named for Lord Jeff of Amherst College. $25.00. Tow Path Lane Gardens.
 

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-- BobPries - 2011-03-07
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
LordJeff01.JPGJPG LordJeff01.JPG manage 56 K 26 Nov 2014 - 02:52 TerryLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
LordJeff02.JPGJPG LordJeff02.JPG manage 100 K 22 Aug 2021 - 02:51 TerryLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
LordJeffBHI.jpgjpg LordJeffBHI.jpg manage 152 K 19 Nov 2011 - 15:47 BetsyHiggins Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
LordJeff_by_JanLauritzen.jpgjpg LordJeff_by_JanLauritzen.jpg manage 68 K 05 Nov 2010 - 22:24 Main.janlauritzen Taken at the AIS 2005 National in St. Louis, MO
lordjeff03.jpgjpg lordjeff03.jpg manage 103 K 11 Jun 2014 - 21:04 TerryLaurin Photo scanned from the Rosalie Figge slide collection
lordjeff1.JPGJPG lordjeff1.JPG manage 249 K 02 Mar 2019 - 00:41 TerryLaurin Photo by Don McQueen-taken at McMillen's Iris Garden-Norwich-Ontario-Canada
Topic revision: r12 - 02 Mar 2023, DougChyz
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