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(TB) 'Scarlet Band'

1971, Blocher

'Scarlet Band' (Clarence Blocher, R. 1971). Seedling# B-238. TB, 32" (81 cm), Midseason bloom. Reddish blend; 3/8" border of deep red on falls. 'Sorcerer's Apprentice' X 'Sea Of Stars'. Blocher 1971.

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From AIS Bulletin #201 April 1971 Introducing SCARLET BAND (1971) B-238 (Sorcerer's Apprentice X Sea of Stars. $35.00. This is a sib to LOUISE WATTS, and generally I regard a second introduction from the same cross with some suspicion. However, this flower has many differences-and I feel it is worthy of introduction. It is 32" tall. The flowers are not quite as large as its sib, but have the same heavy substance. It is a reddish blend, and has a most beautiful deep red border on the falls-about 3/8" wide. All in all it is quite striking, and I know of no other iris like it. Has eight or nine buds per stem; very nicely branched with a graceful "S" curved stem. Blocher.
 
 


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