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■(IB) 'Orca'

2005, Smith

'Orca' ( Marky Smith, R. 2005). Seedling #02-28D. IB, 25" (64 cm). Early midseason bloom. Standards very dark violet between (RHS 85A and B), paler at base; style arms medium red-violet, dark purple rib, purple-black crests; falls warm white ground, purple brown shoulders, 3/4" wide irregular blackened red-violet rim stitched on inner edge, black on distal edge, long thin irregular stitches below beard; beards grayed electric blue (93A); ruffled; pronounced musky fragrance. Seedling #99-14B: (seedling #97-25P: ( 'Incendiary' x ( 'Chubby Cheeks' x 'Dark Vader')) x 'Stormy Circle') X Keppel seedling #88-40A, pollen parent of 'Storm Track'. Aitken 2009. Honorable Mention 2011.


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