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◼(TB) 'Hernani'

1929, Cayeux

'Hernani' (Ferdinand Cayeux, 1929) TB. Midseason bloom. Color Class S7M. Cayeux 1929, 1938.

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Cayeux et Le Clerc catalog 1930, p. 6.
From Quality Gardens catalog 1931: HERNANI (Air-na-nee) (Cayeux 1929) 32" M. M. Cayeux states that Hernani is the nearest approach to a real red that he has seen. S. coppery rose slightly flushed heliotrope, very velvety falls of an extremely warm garnet red. $20.00.
Bulletin de la Société Nationale d'Horticulture de France, 1934, 6e série, Tome I, p. 137.
HERNANI (Cayeux), a brown-red introduced some time ago and probably now surpassed. [G. L. Pilkington, "Iris Notes", A.I.S. Bulletin 74 (July 1939): 32.]


Hermani, Hermanni.

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