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■(TB) 'Baldwin'

1927, Sass

'Baldwin' (Hans Peter Sass R. 1926) TB. Midseason bloom. Color Class-B7M. Sass 1927.

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From Sass catalog, 1937: BALDWIN (H. P. Sass, 1926)-0ne of the best of the dark blue purples. A huge Manganese violet self with an electric sheen in the falls on 40-inch well branched stems. 35c
BALDWIN. Self B7M Sass, H. P. R.1926-I.1927. Lavender violet with bluish flush below beard and an almost solid hydrangea red reticulation on haft; 40 in. S. with tips adpressed; F. drooping to straight hanging; beard bluish, yellow tipt; styles over arching; spathes flushed. Excellent mass. [R. S. Sturtevant, "Descriptions of Varieties, Part VI", A.I.S. Bulletin 53 (October 1934): 26.]
 
From Hill’s Iris & Peony Farm, ca 1932: BALDWIN (H. P. Sass) A Manganese violet of large size on 40-inch stems. Cooley's description in October Iris Bulletin: "Surely one of the finest things in Commerce-splendid form and huge size, lovely pleasing color that is neither lavender nor purple, nor pink, nor red. It is a medley of all these, very vigorous. $5.00

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Baldwin.JPGJPG Baldwin.JPG manage 44 K 30 Jan 2011 - 20:15 IrisP  
Baldwin.jpgjpg Baldwin.jpg manage 16 K 10 Nov 2010 - 23:35 UnknownUser Curtesy of Mike Lowe from original HIPS website
Baldwin27akp2.JPGJPG Baldwin27akp2.JPG manage 56 K 02 Jan 2013 - 22:38 KentPfeiffer Taken at the Sass Memorial Garden near Ashland, Nebraska on April 24, 2012
Topic revision: r14 - 05 Aug 2017, Betsy881
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