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■(TB) 'Mrs. Walter Brewster'

1921, Vilmorin

'Mrs. Walter Brewster' (Vilmorin-Andrieux et Cie, 1921) TB. Midseason bloom. Color Class B3L. 'Amas' X unknown.

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Photo By Fritz Lehmann ( - Germany


Journal de la Société Nationale d'Horticulture de France, 1922,4e série, Tome XXI: p. 175 (1); p. 275 (2); 1922, Tome XXIII, p. 215 (3)
*notes:* (1) Iris 'Mrs. Edward Harding', in honor of Mrs. Harding who created a 500 fr price for irises. (2) Then Mrs Harding wanted this name changed for 'Mrs. Walter Brewster'. (3) listed as introduced in 1904.
Vilmorin-Andrieu & Cie, plantes 1926, p. 59.
From Indian Spring Farms catalog, 1927: MRS. WALTER BREWSTER (Vilmorin 1922). A free-blooming variety on low, branched stems, with many flowers open at a time. S.lavender-blue; F. aniline-blue, veined brown at the haft on a white base; beard yellow. A late bloomer that is very attractive. 36 inches. $1.00 each

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