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■(MDB) 'Balkana'

1878, Leichtlin

'Balkana' (Max Leichtlin). DB, height 6" (15 cm). Very early bloom. Deep blue-violet self; horizontal falls; white beards. An I. lutescens -type collected in the Balkans before 1878. Leichtlin.

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From Carl Starker catalog 1929: Balkana. 8-inch. Reddish purple. 50c.

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balkana01.JPGJPG balkana01.JPG manage 95 K 24 Jun 2014 - 16:13 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the Bee Warburton slide collection
balkana02.JPGJPG balkana02.JPG manage 24 K 12 Mar 2016 - 04:19 Main.Harloiris Edited close up of Bee Warburton photo
Topic revision: r11 - 30 Mar 2022, TLaurin
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