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■(AB) 'Saracen Splendor'

1970, Rogers

'Saracen Splendor' OGB ( Mark Rogers, R. 1967). Seedling 64-16-A. AB, 24" (61 cm), Early bloom. Standards bright clear yellow; midrib slightly darker; Falls slightly darker than Standards; large wine signal set off by lighter area surrounding gold beard; style arms golden yellow. 'Kalifa Baltis' X 'Imam Salah'. Sierra Vista Iris Gardens, 1970.

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From AIS Bulletin #197 April 1970 Introducing SARACEN SPLENDOR (M. Rogers '70). AB. 24", early. Kalifa Baltis X Imam Salah. The fourth and last of our "Saracens." Gloriously beautiful! Bright clear yellow standards; falls slightly darker. S tighty domed and globular: F curved and have a large wine signal. HC'69. $20.00 each, net. Sierra Vista Iris Garden.

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