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■(AB) 'Balroudour'

1933, Sass

'Balroudour' OGB (Jacob Sass, R. 1933). AB, DMB. Light violet bitone. (Yellow seedling of pumila x ?) X 'Beatrix'. Synonym: Balradour; Balrounder. Sass, 1933. Illustration

Also listed in MDB web: 'Balroudour' and SDB web 'Balroudour'.

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From Sass catalog, 1937: BALROUDOUR (Jacob Sasss, 1933) S. pallid soft bluish violet. F. deep olive buff with olive yellow blotch at end of beard. An exquisite color combination, reversing the usual combination of bronze standads and blue toned falls. Two flowered stems 12 to 18 inches tall. Vigorous grower. 25c.
From The Court Of Iris catalog, 1955: BALROUDOUR (J. Sass '33) E 12" (Yellow Pumila Sdlg. X Beatrix). One of the dwarf onco-breds, of which there are many good ones. This light blue bi-tone has a most interesting pedigree. Its pollen parent 'Beatrix' is from the Regalia 'Korolkowi Violaceae' X the Onco specie 'Susiana'. $.50
From Supplement To The Comprehensive Checklist of Aril and Arilbred Iris by Sharon McAllister, April 2000: BALROUDOUR AB (Jacob Sass, R. 1933). Sdlg # NIA. DMB. Height and bloom season NIA. (Yellow seedling of pumila x ?) X Beatrix. AIS Color Class: S3L (blue squalens with bitone pattern). '76 CL: Light violet bitone. Vallette: "small olive blue, F. splashed oxblood." Syn: Balradour; Balrounder. Sass, 1933. Notes: An 0GB in the quantum system, chromosome-set code can't be determined. Ref: AIS '39, p. 116; ASI '76, p. 15; Vallette, p. 175.

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