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■(TB) 'Caroline E. Stringer'

1924, Sass

'Caroline E. Stringer' (Jacob Sass, R. 1924) TB. Midseasonlate bloom. Color Class W7. Palest pink, 30". 'Her Majesty' x unknown. Sass 1924.

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From Sass catalog, 1937: CAROLINE E. STRINGER (Jacob Sass, 1930)-ln effect a beautiful pink tinted iris, large beautifully ruffled with yellow at the haft and a yellow beard. 6 inches. 25c
From Sarah Toedt’s Springtime Gardens catalog, 1929: CAROLINE STRINGER — Lavendar blush with a flush of white on falls. Pink under artificial light.
CAROLINE E. STRINGER. A few years ago the Sass's gave us this lovely apple blossom pink—a pink so pale and delicate that it is almost a tinted white. It still stands as one of the really excellent things in fine iris, and at the present very low price no one should be without it. Each 65c; three for $1.50; ten, $4.00 _[Cooley's Wholesale pricelist, 1932]

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