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(TB) 'Dusk'

1921, Morrison

'Dusk' (Benjamin Y. Morrison, R. 1921) TB. Midseason/late bloom. Color Class-S6L. 'Nine Wells' x 'Alcazar'. See below:

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From Glen Road Iris Gardens catalog, 1921: DUSK (Morrison) — Large flowers of exceptionally fine form and substance, standards Deep Vinaceous to Light Vinaceous Lilac toward edge, extreme margin dark; falls velvety Dark Maroon Purple; the pale yellow style branches and orange beard are conspicuous. Height 50 in. 15.00.
From Indian Spring Farms catalog, 1927: DUSK (Morrison 1920) 8.7. An exceptionally fine variety in the same class as Ambassadeur. S. lavender; F. velvety-maroon purple, enhanced by a glow of orange from the center. 48 inches. $4.00 each.

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Topic revision: r5 - 19 Mar 2018, Betsy881
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