Difference: MdbSocrates (r6 vs. r5)

(MDB) 'Socrates'

Origin Unknown

'Socrates' (Origin unknown, before 1908). DB, 8" (20 cm), Early bloom Color Class-R9D. Dark red blend; hafts reticulated white; yellow-white beards. 'Olbiensis' X a I. chamaeiris I. chamaeiris. Listed by Garden Chronical 1909.

´╗┐Note: ´╗┐Note: Dykes considered this a "claret-red" form of olbiensis, q.v. The A.I.S. 1939 check list recorded parentage as 'Olbiensis' X I. korolkowii, a confusion of Dykes' 1908 note on a regeliabred seedling.

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