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■(BB) 'Bitterroot Valley'

1982, Fuller

'Bitterroot Valley' ( John Fuller, R. 1982). Seedling #JF 4-A. BB, height 21" (53 cm), Midseason to late bloom . Standards white ground, edged light delft blue with some peppering and stippling along edge; Falls white ground with 1/2" (1.3 cm) band of bright dark violet blue; white beard. 'Sinkiang' X 'Dream Lover'. Fuller's Gardens 1982.

NOTE: AIS registration lists a white beard; photos show a purple beard. No other photo of Bitterroot Valley found on Internet for comparison, so photo or registration may be incorrect.

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From AIS Bulletin #245 April 1982 Introducing BITTERROOT VALLEY-Winter hardy neglecta plicata with wide, flaring form. Stds. white, banded light delft blue. Falls white, banded a brilliant shade of violet. Consistent in height and flower size. JF 4-A: Sinkiang X Dream Lover. $20.00. Fuller's Gardens.

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