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■(TB) 'Congo Song'

1963, Christensen

'Congo Song' (Edward Christensen, R. 1961). Seedling 8-G4-l. TB, 36" (91 cm), Midseason bloom. Color Class-V3D, Standards dark violet; Falls dark purple, near black, lighter edging, purple beard. 'Storm Warning' X 'Sable Night'. Eden Road 1963.

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From AIS Bulletin #170 July 1963. Introducing CONGO SONG (Christensen '63) M. 36 in. (Storm Warning X Sable Night). Dark violet standards with black falls edged lighter violet. Violet beard. $25.00. Eden Road.
From Knopf Iris Garden, 1965: CONGO SONG 36" M (Christensen '63) Exotic dark beauty with S. dark violet, F. black. Beard violet. Petals wide, well branched. Fertile both ways. 15.00
 


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