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(TB) 'Centurion by Bliss'

1920, Bliss

'Centurion' (Arthur J. Bliss, 1920) TB. Color Code-B3D. 'Dominion' x 'E. H. Jenkins'. Award of Merit (R.H.S.) 1929.

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´╗┐Nursery Listings:

  • Orp. 1920, 1922-1924
  • Old Farm 1923, 1924
  • Sheets 1928

´╗┐Synonyms:

  • Tarquin

References:

From Sheets(Treholme Gardens) catalog 1928: CENTURIAN (Bliss 1922) E. 91 G. 90 32" M. S. to L. S. clear deep violet with a reddish tone at base; F. rich deep velvety purple. Vigorous and free flowering. Very large and highly recommended. 15.00.
Peckham, E. (Ed.). (1940). Alphabetical iris check list: 1939. The American Iris Society.

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