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■(IB) 'First Lilac'

1957, Greenlee

'First Lilac' (Wilma Greenlee, R. 1957). IB, Height 18" (46 cm), Early bloom. Lilac self; yellow beard. ((Seedling #10942 x I. pumila ) x 'Cloud Castle') X sibling Greenlee 1957. Honorable Mention 1959.

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From Rainbow Hybridizing Gardens catalog 1963: FIRST LILAC (Greenlee '57) E-18". A clean pure lilac self with much-desired lilac-pink coloring. A beautiful Intermediate. RU-Sass Award '62. ((Sdlg. x Pumila) x Cloud Castle) X Sib. Regularly $2.50; on $10 order $2.25; on $25 order $2.10.

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Topic revision: r7 - 09 Mar 2019, Betsy881
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