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■(TB) 'Front Page'

1955, Kleinsorge

'Front Page' (Rudolph Kleinsorge, R. 1955). TB, 36" (91 cm), Midseason bloom. Color Class-Y4, Deep golden-yellow, large white patch in center of falls; gold beard. 'Solid Gold' x 'El Paso'. Cooley 1955.

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From Walter Marx Gardens catalog 1957: FRONT PAGE (Kleinsorge 1955) Each 10.00. A hybridizer's achievement such as this is front page news indeed. The ground color and the beard are deep red-gold, lightening to near white toward the center area of the falls. There is some ruffling and fluting in the tightly arched dome of the standards while the falls are semi-flaring and lightly ruffled. The blooms are set close on 3 to 3-1/2 foot stems.

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Topic revision: r9 - 11 Jun 2019, Betsy881
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