■(IB) 'Crimson King'
1893, Barr Collected?
(Barr and Sons
, 1893). (Germanica). IB, Early bloom. Color Code-R7D.
Cornell Extension Bulletin #112:
"Color effect an intense violet-purple, self. Standards pansy violet, lighter to yellowish on claw and wavy along edge. falls cotinga purple, almost velvety in texture. The veining is boldly spaced on the whitish outer haft, while those on Kochii are not so prominent. Its fragrance is very good, its color very intense, and its spathe valves deeply tinged. The persistent green foliage is attractive in winter. Rating 89."
Royal Iris Gardens 1933
: 83. 30". beautiful deep red purple.As deep as Kochii but redder. Tall, floriferous and a good grower.
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