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■(TB) 'Dark Chocolate'

1954, Murray

'Dark Chocolate' ( George Murray, R. 1952). Seedling 88-B. TB, 37" (94 cm), Midseason bloom. Color Class-O1, Medium to dark chocolate-brown, brown beard. 'Tobacco Road' x 'Grand Marshal'. Tell, Lyon 1954. High Commendation 1953. Honorable Mention 1954.

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From Iris Test Garden catalog, 1958: DARK CHOCOLATE. (G. Murray 1954).E.-M. 38 inches. (Tobacco Road x GrandMarshal). A large, wide, flaring chocolate self with a few haft reticulations. Will be a marvelous breeder. H. C. 1953. H. M. 1954. $7.SO.

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