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■(TB) 'Blue Monarch'

1933, Sass

'Blue Monarch' (Jacob Sass, R. 1933) TB, Midseason/Late bloom. Color Class-S1D. 'Wambliska' X 'Matilda'. Honorable Mention 1936. Sass 1933, Nicholls 1933, Riverview 1933, Sheets, 1933.

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From Sass catalog, 1937: BLUE MONARCH (Jacob Sass, 1933)--Bluish violet self. Color tone is a clear light blue. Large flower on 45-inch stems, low branching. $1.00.
BLUE MONARCH (J. Sass, 1933). A large flowered deep blue violet self-giving the effect of clear blue. Tall and well-branched. Mabel Carey Tobie, p58 AIS Bulletin #59 October 1935 Iris notes on Mrs. Thomas Nesmith's collection.
 
BLUE MONARCH. A beautifully ruffled flower seemingly having enough good points to warrant it an A.M. Why has this beautiful production of Jacob Sass not received an A.M. before this? The S. are domed, the F. flare, the branching is fine. [Mrs. Herman E. Lewis, "Varietal Notes 1938", A.I.S. Bulletin 72 (January 1939): 9.]


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BLUE_MONARCH1_EI.JPGJPG BLUE_MONARCH1_EI.JPG manage 153 K 07 Sep 2015 - 18:13 Main.ruiris in MSU botanical garden
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BlueMonarchSass33.JPGJPG BlueMonarchSass33.JPG manage 65 K 06 Jun 2010 - 02:51 KentPfeiffer Picture taken at the Sass Memorial Garden near Ashland, Nebraska
Blue_Monarch.JPGJPG Blue_Monarch.JPG manage 69 K 31 Jan 2011 - 05:56 IrisP  
bluemonarch01.JPGJPG bluemonarch01.JPG manage 452 K 01 May 2018 - 15:43 Main.TLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
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