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■(TB) 'Savage'

1949, Craig

'Savage' - (Tom Craig, R. 1949) TB. Midseason bloom. Color Class-S7D.

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Comments from Craig 1949 Catalog; Broad flaring flower of very heavy substance. Arched standards, slightly open. Blended bronze-red and suffused and blazed Magenta. 34". Flowers here in fall as well as in spring. (C.M., A.l.S. 1947) $15.00 net
From Milliken Gardens catalog, 1954: SAVAGE (Craig) One of the brightest displays of color in the entire growing field. The lovely flaring flowers of burnished red, with a blue blaze shooting out from the beard give a brilliant display of fireworks. 3 ft. $6.00.

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-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Savage01.jpgjpg Savage01.jpg manage 62 K 18 Jul 2015 - 11:53 Main.TLaurin Photo by Ivan Craig-image from cover of Tom Craig 1953 catalog
Savage1.JPGJPG Savage1.JPG manage 84 K 30 Aug 2021 - 15:28 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
Savage2.JPGJPG Savage2.JPG manage 149 K 20 Mar 2020 - 11:48 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
SavageBHI.JPGJPG SavageBHI.JPG manage 3 MB 07 Dec 2018 - 14:03 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
savage01.JPGJPG savage01.JPG manage 175 K 12 Apr 2020 - 18:34 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the 1959 Rainbow Hybridizing Gardens catalog by Kate Brewitt
savage1.JPGJPG savage1.JPG manage 136 K 20 Mar 2020 - 11:46 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
Topic revision: r14 - 30 Aug 2021, TLaurin
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