■(TB) 'Dawn's Early Light'

1971, Palmer

'Dawn's Early Light' (Cleo Palmer, R. 1970). Seedling 6734. TB, 36" (91 cm). Midseason bloom. Standards buff, lightly flushed imperial purple at base; falls rosy violet with lighter area around buff-yellow beard and haft. 'Mary Randall' X 'Whole Cloth'. Tell 1971.

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From AIS Bulletin #201 April 1971 Introducing DAWN'S EARLY LIGHT (C. Palmer). M-L. 36". Mary Randall X Whole Cloth. Personable, copiously formed flowers on heavy stalks without quite enough buds (Whole Cloth responsibility) and slow to increase. Standards buff, flushed lightfy at base with Imperial purple. Falls rose-violet (Imperial purple) with lighter area around beard of buff yellow. Standards tightly domed; falls semiflaring. Flower large. One per customer. No. 6734. Net $25.00. Tell's Gardens.

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