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(TB) 'Trifari'

1952, Sass

'Trifari' ( Henry Sass, R. 1952) Seedling 50-370. TB, 36" (91 cm), Midseason bloom. Yellow plicata, red-violet markings. (Transfer of name from earlier seedling which died.). From dark yellow and plicata irises. Sass 1951. Fleur de Lis 1953.

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From Sass catalog, 1951: TRIFARI (H. E. Sass, 1951) (48-305)-A Dark Yellow and Brown Plicata. 36 inches. $10.00
From Fleur De Lis catalog, 1956: TRIFARI (Sass 1953) M. 38 in. ((A. Plain x Imp. R. Pollock) x Sib.) x (sdlg. from Golden Age, P. Sunset, Mary Geddes, King Tut, Orloff and Rameses) x (sdlg.from Amenti, P. Sunset, Golden Age,Midwest Gem and Dore)). A bright new plicata with a very pleasing and different pattern. The ground color is deep butter yellow and there is a slight all around feather edging of rich red brown that deepens and becomes so solid and distinct over the shoulders and haft that it gives a vivid epaulet effect. A lighter area in the center of the falls and a rich gold beard add further brilliance to the whole flower. The form is good with broad, heavily substanced and sleekly finished petals. 3.00
TRIFARI (Sass )- Beautiful plicata in a deep shade of bright gold background, marked in a soft shade of brown. Very different, and a welcome addition to the plicata class. [“Region 15, Varietal Comments, Advertisement. The Bulletin of the American Iris Society, No. 134 (July 1954): 73.]

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