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■(TB) 'Pizzicato'

1999, Spoon

'Pizzicato' (Donald Spoon, R. 1997). Seedling# 92-53A. TB, height 36" (91 cm), Midseason bloom. Medium blue lavender, falls paling toward edge; beards darker blue lavender, hairs tipped gold; ruffled. 'G'Day Mate' X 'Honky Tonk Blues'. Winterberry 1999.

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From AIS Bulletin #313 April 1999 Introducing PIZZICATO TB, 36" (91cm), M. Standards and style arms medium blue-lavender. Sinuously ruffled. Flared blue-lavender falls grading to light colored edges. Darker, thicker band in the falls bring to mind the strings of a concert violin. Dark blue-lavender beards tipped gold. Strong stalks with 7 to 9 buds support the well-proportioned, large blossoms. Purple based, erect foliage. Favorite of garden visitors. Fertile both ways. A regal iris combining the best of both parents. (G'Day Mate X Honky Tonk Blues). $45.00. Winterberry Gardens.

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