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■(TB) 'Cherry Pink'

1961, Plough

'Cherry Pink' (Gordon Plough, R. 1960). Seedling# 56-39-46. TB, 34" (86 cm), Midseason bloom. Color Class-OlP, Azalea-pink self; darker beard. 'Truly Fair' X 'Pink Enchantment'. Eden Road 1961.

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From AIS Bulletin #161, April 1961. Introducing CHERRY PINK (Plough '61) M. 34 in. (Truly Fair X Pink Enchanbment). A bright deep pink self with deeper pink beard. This one charts azalea pink, with beard darker. It is all pink with great carrying power in a medium to large, full-petaled flower of almost semi-flaring form. Fertile pollen. $20.00. Eden Road.
From Fleur De Lis Gardens catalog 1963: CHERRY PINK Plough '61) M. 34 in. Truly Fair x Pink Enchantment. A fine new pink, reminiscent of One Desire but perhaps a bit pinker and more showy, its beard being heavier. Very fine here. H.M. 1962. 15.00.
 

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