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■(TB) 'Sonata In Blue'

1994, Smith

'Sonata In Blue' (Raymond G. Smith, R. 1991). Seedling# 8621BR. TB, 31" (78 cm). Midseason bloom and re-bloom. Ruffled brilliant violet (Nickerson seedling# 10PB 5/9); beards yellow, tipped white; slight fragrance. F. Wampler seedling X 'Victoria Falls'. R. G. Smith 1994.

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From AIS Bulletin #293 April 1994 Introducing SONATA IN BLUE-A ruffled blue (Nickerson 10PB 5/9) self, showing its heritage from Pink Sleigh (one grandparent) and its parent, Victoria Falls. My best iris produced in 43 years of hybridizing for rebloom. A fine pod parent but usually no pollen. $50.00. Raymond Smith.

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-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Sonata-in-BlueN.jpgjpg Sonata-in-BlueN.jpg manage 40 K 23 Oct 2011 - 23:33 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Nola's Iris Garden
SonataInBlue02.jpgjpg SonataInBlue02.jpg manage 74 K 11 Apr 2014 - 00:04 Main.TLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
SonataInBlueEI.jpgjpg SonataInBlueEI.jpg manage 23 K 19 Dec 2012 - 19:28 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Exline Iris Garden
SonataInBlueSC.jpgjpg SonataInBlueSC.jpg manage 42 K 26 Oct 2011 - 14:10 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Stoney Creek Iris
SonatainBlue01.jpgjpg SonatainBlue01.jpg manage 76 K 08 Apr 2015 - 03:22 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the John Weiler slide collection
SonatainBlue02.jpgjpg SonatainBlue02.jpg manage 77 K 08 Apr 2015 - 03:24 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the John Weiler slide collection
SonatainBlue03.jpgjpg SonatainBlue03.jpg manage 76 K 08 Apr 2015 - 03:26 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the John Weiler slide collection
sonatainblue01.jpgjpg sonatainblue01.jpg manage 56 K 22 Aug 2014 - 19:49 Main.TLaurin Photo by Iris City Gardens
sonatainblue03.jpgjpg sonatainblue03.jpg manage 16 K 21 Jul 2014 - 03:50 Main.TLaurin Photo by Colin Campbell- Iris Hills Farm.
sonatainblue1.jpgjpg sonatainblue1.jpg manage 162 K 03 Jul 2020 - 15:29 Main.TLaurin Photo by Holly Johnson
sonatainblue2.jpgjpg sonatainblue2.jpg manage 238 K 03 Nov 2020 - 02:06 Main.TLaurin Photo by Holly Johnson
sonatainblue3.jpgjpg sonatainblue3.jpg manage 241 K 03 Nov 2020 - 02:22 Main.TLaurin Photo by Holly Johnson
sonatainblue30.jpgjpg sonatainblue30.jpg manage 153 K 28 Dec 2022 - 16:43 Main.TLaurin Photo by Holly Johnson
sonatainblue31.jpgjpg sonatainblue31.jpg manage 236 K 03 Jan 2023 - 03:10 Main.TLaurin Photo by Holly Johnson
sonatainblue32.jpgjpg sonatainblue32.jpg manage 177 K 12 Jan 2023 - 00:05 Main.TLaurin Photo by Holly Johnson
Topic revision: r19 - 12 Jan 2023, TLaurin
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