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■(AB) 'Carioca'

1972, Hawkinson

'Carioca' OGB (William Hawkinson, R. 1972). Seedling ABH 67-12. AB (1/2), 34" (86 cm). Early bloom. Standards bamboo, darker veining, maroon flushed edges; Falls bamboo, overlaid at center brown maroon. 'Imam Salah' X 'Jallah Effendi'. Sierra Vista Iris Gardens, 1972.

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From AIS Bulletin #205 April 1972 Introducing CARIOCA (Hawkinson). 34". Large flowers of bamboo, with maroon flush on edge of stds., and maroonish brown overlay on center of falls. Very broad, brown beard. Showy and a fine grower. Formerly referred to in our notes and slides as Spartacus. $20.00 each. Sierra Vista Iris Garden.

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