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(AB) 'Shushan'

1913, Foster

'Shushan' OB (Sir Michael Foster, 1913) TMB, (tall miscellaneous bearded) updated to AB. Color Class-S9D, Dark red blend. ( I. paradoxa x I. iberica ) X I. variegata . J. Wallace, 1913.

Also listed in TB web: 'Shushan'.

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From Supplement To The Comprehensive Checklist of Aril and Arilbred Iris by Sharon McAllister, April 2000: SHUSHAN AB (Sir Michael Foster, BRS). Sdlg # NIA. TMB, tall, bloom season NIA. (LI paradoxa x I iberica) X I variegata. AIS Color Class: S9D (red squalens with bitone pattern). '76 CL: Dark red blend. Rainbow: "Light buff and deep golden buff, with occasional purple marblings." Vallette: "deep brownish buff, flushed metallic purple." J. Wallace, 1913. Notes: Name approved; counted as a 22-chromosome diploid, an OB in both systems. Ref: AIS '39, p. 494; ASI '76, p. 77; Vallette, p. 179.
 
 

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Topic revision: r10 - 02 Oct 2017, Betsy881
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