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■(TB) 'Pink Spoon'

1962, Austin

'Pink Spoon' (Lloyd Austin, R. 1961). Seedling# 8203. TB, height 34" (86 cm). Late bloom. Color Class-YO5P. Light, slightly bronzy, pink self. 'Happy Birthday' X 'Unicorn'. Rainbow 1962.

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Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris GardenPhoto scanned from the Bee Warburton slide collectionphoto by Mike UnserPhoto by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris GardenPhoto by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

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From Rainbow Hybridizing Gardens catalog 1963: PINK SPOON (Austin '62) L-3.4". A highly interesting new Iris in which the 1" to 1-1/2" horns are usually tipped with spoons, varying from 14" to 3/4" wide, often folded, fringed or bearded. A self, with standards, falls & spoons in light, slightly bronzy pink. (Happy Birthday X Unicorn). Reg. $7.00; on $10 order $4.20; on $25 order $2.80.
 

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-- MarilynCampbell - 2010-02-13
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
PinkSpoon01.JPGJPG PinkSpoon01.JPG manage 64 K 04 Dec 2014 - 01:12 TerryLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
PinkSpoon12BHI.jpgjpg PinkSpoon12BHI.jpg manage 58 K 29 Apr 2012 - 15:02 BetsyHiggins Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
PinkSpoonBHI.JPGJPG PinkSpoonBHI.JPG manage 114 K 21 Nov 2011 - 00:44 BetsyHiggins Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
pinkspoon02.JPGJPG pinkspoon02.JPG manage 72 K 04 Jul 2014 - 21:59 TerryLaurin Photo scanned from the Bee Warburton slide collection
pinkspoon1-jb.jpgjpg pinkspoon1-jb.jpg manage 27 K 22 Feb 2013 - 14:06 Main.Harloiris photo by Mike Unser
Topic revision: r16 - 31 Mar 2022, TerryLaurin
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