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■(TB) 'Cross Stitch'

1973, Zurbrigg

'Cross Stitch' (Lloyd Zurbrigg, R/ 1973). Seedling# 68-133B-L. TB, height 36" (91 cm), Early to midseason bloom and rebloom. Standards white, mostly overlaid light violet; falls white with border of violet plicata stitching; subdued yellow beard. Seedling# 64-39-3: ('Rococo' x 'Gibson Girl') X 'Da Capo'. Avonbank 1973.

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From AIS Bulletin #209 April 1973 Introducing CROSS STITCH-The best of dozens of plicatas from the cross (Rococo x Gibson Girl) X Da Capo. The standards are almost completely overlaid light violet. The falls are pure white with a border of violet stitching. Can rebloom in summer as well as fall. Utterly hardy, and fertile both ways. Sdlg. 68-133B-L. 36". EM and RE. $20.00. Avonbank Gardens.
 

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Topic attachments
I Attachment ActionSorted ascending Size Date Who Comment
CrossStitch01.jpgjpg CrossStitch01.jpg manage 90 K 02 Jun 2014 - 20:11 Main.TLaurin Photo by Rosalie Figge
CrossStitch02.jpgjpg CrossStitch02.jpg manage 87 K 06 Apr 2015 - 14:46 Main.TLaurin Photo by John Weiler
CrossStitch03.jpgjpg CrossStitch03.jpg manage 78 K 17 Apr 2015 - 19:28 Main.TLaurin Photo by Diana Nicholls
IMG_0231.jpgjpg IMG_0231.jpg manage 400 K 23 Dec 2018 - 14:53 Main.davepote Photo by David Potembski, My Garden 2012, Reston, VA; fall rebloom
crossstitch02.jpgjpg crossstitch02.jpg manage 83 K 03 Jun 2014 - 02:33 Main.TLaurin Photo by Rosalie Figge
crossstitch03.JPGJPG crossstitch03.JPG manage 89 K 16 Jul 2014 - 03:43 Main.TLaurin Photo by Lloyd Zurbrigg
Topic revision: r14 - 23 Dec 2018, davepote
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