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■(TB) 'Nectar Of The Gods'

2007, Black

'Nectar of the Gods' (Paul Black, R. 2007). Seedling# K18A. TB, 38" (97 cm), Late midseason bloom. Standards apricot to butterscotch blend; style arms butterscotch; falls yellow gold, butterscotch haft, paler below large orange beard; ruffled; slight spicy fragrance. 'Cordoba' X seedling# G4AA: ('Goldkist' x 'Taunt'). Mid-America 2007.

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by Mid-America Garden Oregon USAPhoto by Riverina Iris Farm-AustraliaPhoto by Michael Barnes- Iris Australis-Australia


From Mid-America Garden catalog, 2007: NECTAR OF THE GODS - TB, 38" (97 cm), Midseason-Late. Come, drink heavily, and be intoxicated by the sweet ambrosia enjoyed by the gods. Tall, well branched stalks carry an abundance of smaller, ruffled and lightly laced flowers. Standards are yummy blendings of apricot and butterscotch. Strongly flared falls are rich yellow-gold with amber gold hafts. Big orange beards are the crowning touch. It is being used for BB and tet MTB breeding. Sdlg. K18A: Cordoba X (Goldkist x Taunt). Photo page 5. $50.00.
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NectarOfTheGods9.jpgjpg NectarOfTheGods9.jpg manage 236 K 26 Sep 2021 - 03:00 TerryLaurin Photo by Michael Barnes- Iris Australis-Australia
Nectar_Of_The_Gods_07.jpgjpg Nectar_Of_The_Gods_07.jpg manage 71 K 22 Jan 2010 - 11:41 Main.Laymont+ by Mid-America Garden Oregon USA
nectarofthegods1.jpgjpg nectarofthegods1.jpg manage 234 K 30 Nov 2019 - 21:54 TerryLaurin Photo by Riverina Iris Farm-Australia
Topic revision: r13 - 26 Sep 2021, TerryLaurin
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