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■(TB) 'Cool Comfort'

1958, Tompkins

'Cool Comfort' (Chet Tompkins, R. 1958). Seedling# 56-53. TB, 36" (91 cm), Midseason late bloom. Light-yellow self with tiny white blaze. 'Ruffled Gem' X 'Song Of Songs'. Fleur de Lis 1958. Honorable Mention 1961.

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From Fleur De Lei Gardens catalog 1963: COOL COMFORT (Tomp. '58) M.L. 36 in. (Ruffled Gem x Song of Songs). A very large, broad petaled and exquisitely formed flaring flower of smooth citron yellow. A full citron yellow beard and a tiny blaze of green flushed white at its tip, accents the sparkling flowers. A slight edge of lace further enhances this cool beauty. H.M. 1961. 3.50.
 

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Topic revision: r9 - 30 Jun 2019, Betsy881
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