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■(TB) 'True Delight'

1924, Sturtevant

'True Delight' (Grace Sturtevant, 1924). TB. Late midseason bloom. Color Class-W8. Standards and falls white, stitched rose-pink.

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Photo by Mike UnserPhoto by Mike UnserPhoto by Mike UnserTrue Delight flphoto by Mike UnserPhoto by Iris City GardensPhoto by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris GardenPhoto by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris GardenPhoto courtesy of Mike Lowe from original HIPS websitePhoto by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

References:

From Glen Road Iris Gardens catalog, 1924: TRUE DELIGHT (Sturt. 1924)— Purest white with styles of deep rose, a flower of great refinement. 3 ft. 15.
From Quality Gardens catalog 1931: TRUE DELIGHT (Sturt. 1924) M. 36". A pink plicata. S. and F. purest white. The edges and style arms are a pure rose pink; a flower of great refinement. It is a free grower and most floriferous and is a real delight in the garden, as it combines so harmoniously with many perennials blooming at that time. It has a sweet pea fragrance, plainly discernable for some distance. $.90.
 
From Maple Valley Iris Gardens catalog, 1933: TRUE DELIGHT (Sturt., 1924) Pure white edged with deep rose pink. Lovely. 40 inches. $1.00
 


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-- BobPries - 2011-03-07
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TrueDelight01.JPGJPG TrueDelight01.JPG manage 66 K 08 Dec 2014 - 04:21 TerryLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
TrueDelight010.JPGJPG TrueDelight010.JPG manage 79 K 03 Sep 2021 - 01:39 TerryLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
TrueDelight02.JPEGJPEG TrueDelight02.JPEG manage 25 K 10 May 2014 - 12:27 TerryLaurin Photo courtesy of Mike Lowe from original HIPS website
TrueDelightBHI.JPGJPG TrueDelightBHI.JPG manage 95 K 24 Nov 2011 - 00:01 BetsyHiggins Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
True_Delight_fl.jpgjpg True_Delight_fl.jpg manage 43 K 12 Aug 2012 - 04:21 IrisP  
true-delight1-11.jpgjpg true-delight1-11.jpg manage 43 K 27 Nov 2015 - 05:02 Main.mikeu Photo by Mike Unser
true-delight2-11.jpgjpg true-delight2-11.jpg manage 51 K 27 Nov 2015 - 05:02 Main.mikeu Photo by Mike Unser
true-delight3-11.jpgjpg true-delight3-11.jpg manage 48 K 27 Nov 2015 - 05:02 Main.mikeu Photo by Mike Unser
truedelight-jb.jpgjpg truedelight-jb.jpg manage 19 K 23 Feb 2013 - 18:13 Main.Harloiris photo by Mike Unser
truedelight01.jpgjpg truedelight01.jpg manage 50 K 22 Aug 2014 - 22:21 TerryLaurin Photo by Iris City Gardens
truedelight1.JPGJPG truedelight1.JPG manage 682 K 31 Jul 2018 - 20:53 TerryLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
truedelight2.JPGJPG truedelight2.JPG manage 651 K 31 Jul 2018 - 20:54 TerryLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
truedelight3.JPGJPG truedelight3.JPG manage 629 K 31 Jul 2018 - 20:56 TerryLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
truedelight4.JPGJPG truedelight4.JPG manage 645 K 31 Jul 2018 - 20:57 TerryLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
truedelight5.JPGJPG truedelight5.JPG manage 481 K 31 Jul 2018 - 20:59 TerryLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
Topic revision: r18 - 03 Sep 2021, TerryLaurin
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