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■(TB) 'Golden Claret'

1975, Hamblen

'Golden Claret' (Melba Hamblen, R. 1974). Seedling# H69-45A. TB, 32" (81 cm). Early to late bloom. Standards vivid yellow (Nickerson 5Y 8/12); falls near dark red (5R 3/7) with golden-brown infusion and edging; dark orange-yellow beard. Seedling# H66-39B: ('Touché' x seedling# M63-24A: 'Genie' selfed) X 'Gala Madrid'. Mission Bell 1975.

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From AIS Bulletin #217 April 1975 Introducing GOLDEN CLARET. EM, 32". A "modern" wide petaled, lightly ruffled variegata. Large flowers with domed standards of vivid yellow (Nickerson 5Y 8/12) and arched, flaring falls of bright red (near 5R 3/7) with infusion of golden brown and edging of same. Beard dark orange-yellow (7.5YR 6/9). Strong stalks have seven or more well-spaced buds. (Touche x Genie selfed) X Gala Madrid. #H69-45A. $25.00. Mission Bell.

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