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■(MTB) 'Bit O' Afton'

1970, Guild

'Bit O' Afton' (Dorothy Guild, R. 1967). Seedling 63W1. MTB, height 28" (71.1 cm), Early thru late bloom. Standards white; falls violet with wire edging of white (mineral violet 635/1 shaded to 635 in center); wide golden yellow beard. 'Warbler' X self. Guild 1970. Honorable Mention 1971; Judges Choice 1971, 1972; Williamson-White Award 1975.

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From AIS Bulletin #197 April 1970 Introducing BIT 0' AFTON. A Warbler selfed near-amoeana, with three to four branches. 28". Exceptional pod fertility; pollen. $5.00. Dorothy Guild.
 
 


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BHP_5692-X2_bit_o_afton.jpgjpg BHP_5692-X2_bit_o_afton.jpg manage 80 K 21 Feb 2016 - 05:00 BrockHeilman Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.
BitOAfton01.JPGJPG BitOAfton01.JPG manage 51 K 01 Mar 2015 - 21:01 Main.TLaurin Photo by John Finney
BitOAfton02.JPGJPG BitOAfton02.JPG manage 61 K 01 Mar 2015 - 21:03 Main.TLaurin Photo by John Finney
Bit_OAfton_CBunnell.JPGJPG Bit_OAfton_CBunnell.JPG manage 55 K 09 Jul 2010 - 00:14 Main.whozher Photo by CBunnell
bitoafton01.jpgjpg bitoafton01.jpg manage 29 K 23 Jul 2014 - 12:20 Main.TLaurin Photo by Rainbow Iris Farm
bitoafton02.jpgjpg bitoafton02.jpg manage 127 K 05 Jun 2017 - 20:56 Main.TLaurin Photo by Barbara-Jean Jackson-Manitoba,Canada
bitoafton1.JPGJPG bitoafton1.JPG manage 138 K 01 May 2018 - 01:00 Main.TLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
bitoafton2.JPGJPG bitoafton2.JPG manage 519 K 01 May 2018 - 01:02 Main.TLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
mtb_bit_o_afton.JPGJPG mtb_bit_o_afton.JPG manage 74 K 24 Oct 2010 - 12:05 Main.plantaddict487 BJ SW MB Canada, Zone 3USDA
Topic revision: r16 - 14 May 2018, Betsy881
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