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(TB) 'Brook Song'

1964, Tompkins

'Brook Song' (Chet Tompkins, R. 1964). TB, 38" (97 cm), Midseason to very late bloom. Color Class-B4W, Standards deep blue; falls milky tinted, intense blue beard with green base. 'Silken Sails' X (('Silken Sails' x 'Surprise Party') x ('Mountain Music' x 'Wide World')). Fleur de Lis 1964.

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From Fleur De Lis Gardens catalog, 1964: BROOK SONG (Tompkins 1964) M.VL. 38 in. Silken Sails x ((Surprise Party x Silken Sails) x (Mt. Music x Wide World)). A very different and quite spectacular flower with deep violet blue standards and falls of sleek, lacquer-like finished, slipper-satin white. This reverse amoena type coloring is offset by a thick bright beard of olive green tipped heavily with bright electric blue. The large flowers have well-domed standards and wide, fluted, flaring falls of heavy substance. Strong, many branched stalks make this quite a showpiece. No. 61-142. H.C. 1963. Net 25.00
 


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