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■(TB) 'Monty's Sweet Blue'

1994, Byers

'Monty's Sweet Blue' (Monty Byers by Phyllis Dickey, R. 1994). TB, height 36" (91 cm), Midseason bloom. Dark blue violet; beards yellow, tipped light blue, dark blue violet flounce or horn; pronounced sweet fragrance. 'Scented Bubbles' X 'Starship'. Misty Hill 1994.

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From AIS Bulletin #293 April 1994 Introducing MONTY'S SWEET BLUE (M. Byers by Dickey '94) Tall bearded, 36", medium, spaceager. (G60-1) (Scented Bubbles x Starship). Wonderful, large flowered dark blue-violet self. Yellow beards tipped light blue with huge dark blue violet flounces or horns. This is the seedling that won best fragrance in Florence, Italy, spring '93. If you enjoy the fragrance of iris as well as the sheer beauty, this belongs in your collection. $35.00. Misty Hill Farms.

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Montys-Sweet-BlueNN.jpgjpg Montys-Sweet-BlueNN.jpg manage 29 K 09 Nov 2011 - 02:05 BetsyHiggins Photo by Nola's Iris Garden
MontysSweetBlue01.JPGJPG MontysSweetBlue01.JPG manage 70 K 31 May 2015 - 19:21 TerryLaurin Photo by Glanavon Iris Patch-New Zealand
MontysSweetBlue03.jpgjpg MontysSweetBlue03.jpg manage 164 K 18 Sep 2017 - 01:54 TerryLaurin Photo by Amazing Iris Garden-New Zealand
MontysSweetBlueAI.JPGJPG MontysSweetBlueAI.JPG manage 52 K 16 Nov 2012 - 14:31 BetsyHiggins Photo by Amazing Iris NZ
MontysSweetBluePJO.jpgjpg MontysSweetBluePJO.jpg manage 22 K 11 Aug 2012 - 22:13 BetsyHiggins Photo by Patrick Orr
Topic revision: r16 - 07 Dec 2018, BetsyHiggins
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