■(TB) 'Sandalwood'

1937, Sass

'Sandalwood' (Hans Peter Sass, 1937). Seedling# 6-34. TB. Late midseason bloom. Color Class-S9L. ('Old Gold' x I. trojana ) X 'Amitola'.

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References:

From Carl Salbach catalog 1937: SANDALWOOD (Hans Sass 1937.) Another of the very fine set of new Sass Brothers varieties which we are helping to introduce this season. Sandalwood is a very fine coffee colored blend that is greatly enlivened by the yellow undertone and delicate pinkish suffusion. Perhaps better described as a pale bronze with a pink and yellow suffusion. One of the very best of its type. Good branching and habit. Technically - Standards vinaceous tawny, falls army brown. 34-inch. Mid-season. $20.00.
SANDALWOOD (6-34) (H. P. Sass, 1937)-S. Vinaceous Fawn. F. army brown. Good sized flowers of fine shape and substance. 34 inches. 20.00. Sass Iris 1937.
See John C. Wister Collection, Scott Arboretum Archives, Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College Wister%20Iris%20148%20--%20Iris%20Sandlewood%20May%2013%2c%201945.jpg


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