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■(TB) 'Master Charles'

1943, Williamson

'Master Charles' ( Mary Williamson, R. 1943) TB. Midseason bloom. Color Class-R1D. BB2932 x unknown. Honorable Mention 1944; Award of Merit 1946; Award of Merit, RHS 1953.

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master-charles1-16.jpgmaster charles fl.jpgmastercharles-jb.jpgMstr Chas std view.JPG


From Marble Iris Gardens catalog, 1957: MASTER CHARLES (Williamson 1943). M. 38 in. A rich glowing mulberry Iris with a definite charm and flare to the form. The standards are true purple with an overlaying black sheen blending to madder-brown at the base. The falls are rich purple overlaid velvety black blending to madder-brown at the haft. The beard is mulberry-purple tipped brown. Each 60c; 3 for $1.50
From Walter Marx Gardens catalog 1957: MASTER CHARLES (Williamson 1943) Each .60; 3 for 1.50. Down in price by now, but class does not change. This is a truly refined iris of glowing mulberry purple, flaring and charming in form. A blackish sheen blending to brown at base and haft adds distinction. 36 inches. HM 1944, AM 1946.

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Mstr_Chas_std_view.JPGJPG Mstr_Chas_std_view.JPG manage 1 MB 21 May 2016 - 17:43 DaveinPA View with bud
master-charles1-16.jpgjpg master-charles1-16.jpg manage 284 K 18 Sep 2016 - 06:18 Main.mikeu Photo by Mike Unser
master_charles_fl.jpgjpg master_charles_fl.jpg manage 69 K 13 Aug 2012 - 04:33 IrisP  
mastercharles-jb.jpgjpg mastercharles-jb.jpg manage 73 K 21 Feb 2013 - 14:44 Main.Harloiris photo by Mike Unser
Topic revision: r14 - 07 Dec 2022, Harloiris
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