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(AB) 'Hamadan'

1909, Foster

'Hamadan' OB ( Sir Michael Foster, 1909) AB, MB (originally miscellaneous bearded now Arilbred). Color Class-B3M. Medium height. Blue bitone, medium. I. paradoxa X I. pallida. R. Wallace & Co., 1909

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From Bonnewitz catalog, 1923/24: HAMADAN (Foster) $3.00. This is not a new variety, but I do not believe that many Americans are growing it. It does not increase rapidly, and I am not yet sure that it deserves a permanent place in our gardens. I think it should be seen in some of the Shows next year, however.
From Huron Valley Iris Gardens catalog 1928: HAMADAN (Foster) Paradoxa x Pogon. S. light violet; F. whitish, heavily lined purple. Most of the Foster hybrids have either Paradoxa or Iberica, which gives the hybrids the characteristic black blotch and cushion beard. $3.00.
 

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-- AnitaMoran - 2010-01-25
Topic revision: r10 - 30 May 2019, Betsy881
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