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■(AB) 'Mohr Affair'

1952, Walker

'Mohr Affair' OB- ( Marion Walker, R. 1952). AB, EC, 30" (76 cm). Late bloom. Deep wine self; Falls heavily marked. 'William Mohr' X 'Golden Majesty'. Lyon, 1953.

Also listed in TB web: 'Mohr Affair'.

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From AIS Bulletin #129, April 1953. Introducing MOHR AFFAIR (Marion R. Walker 1953) (Wm. Mohr x Golden Majesty). $15.00. Another Pogocyclus of great promise. A rich wine color, darker, and richer than Elmohr, with the same large perfectly domed flowers. It has done well in the east and should be a great addition to the garden. Lyon 1953.
From Region 15, Varietal Comments,” Advertisement. The Bulletin of the American Iris Society, No. 134 (July 1954)72: MOHR AFFAIR (Walker '53)-A eupogocyclus hybrid in red-violet, showing the pogocyclus characteristics of the pogocyclus strain of iris. Large flowers well branched on 38" to 40" stalks.

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