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(IB) 'Saracen'

1913, Foster

'Saracen' (Sir Michael Foster, 1913. IB Early bloom. Color Class-B3M. I. trojana x unknown. Wa;1913; AAA 128' C., R.H.S. 1916.

Note: Not to be confused with TB 'Saracen'.

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From Bonnewitz catalog, 1927: SARACEN (Foster). S. light violet; F. deep purple-violet; prominent brown-purple reticulations at haft. Large bloom; good quality in both S. and F. Early; height 18 inches. Can probably be discarded in favor of Alcazar which is both taller and which also has larger flowers. $0.50.

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