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■(TB) 'Sensation'

1925, Cayeux

'Sensation' (Ferdinand Cayeux, 1925). TB, Midseason late bloom. Color Class B1M. Cayeux et Le Clerc 1925.

See below:
Photo By Fritz Lehmann at Jardins de Brocéliande, FrancePhoto scanned from the 1939-Robert Wayman-Rare Irises   Peonies catalogue by Terry LaurinSENSATION Cayeux 1925 postcard


Journal de la Société Nationale d'Horticulture de France, 1926, 4e série, Tome XXVII, p. 200.
From Cooley's Wholesale pricelist, 1932: SENSATION. A clear and crisp self of cornflower blue, perfect in every way. Sensation was awarded the silver cup for the most outstanding flower in the Boston iris show last June. It has no peer among the blue selfs. Each $2.50
From Carl Salbach iris catalog, 1938: SENSATION (Cayeux). A beautiful self-colored aniline-blue of great poise and elegance. The substance is heavy, the standards beautifully arched, the falls flaring and the stems tall and sturdy. Fragrant. Late. 36-inch. 25c; 3 for 50c

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Sensation.jpgjpg Sensation.jpg manage 143 K 27 Jun 2017 - 04:30 IrisP Photo By Fritz Lehmann at Jardins de Brocéliande, France
sensation01.JPGJPG sensation01.JPG manage 61 K 22 Apr 2020 - 21:08 TerryLaurin Photo scanned from the 1939-Robert Wayman-Rare Irises & Peonies catalogue by Terry Laurin
Topic revision: r25 - 19 Nov 2022, AlainFranco
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