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■(TB) 'La Paloma'

1960, Plough

'La Paloma' (Gordon Plough, R. 1959). Seedling# 54-20-10. TB, 36" (91 cm), Midseason late bloom. Color Class-YO5M, Medium-apricot self; tangerine beard. 'Party Dress' X 'Mary Randall'. Eden Road 1960.

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From AIS Bulletin #158, July 1960. Introducing LA PALOMA (Plough) EML. 30 in. (Party Dress X Mary Randall). From the most intense flame-orange buds imaginable, slowly this Cadmium Orange flower emerges. The standards and centers of falls are flushed pink. The hafts deepen to Indian Yellow. Beard is heavy tangerine. Petal edges are laciniated. Petals are very wide and ruffled. Fertile both ways. $35.00 net. Eden Road.
From Rainbow Hybridizing Gardens catalog 1963: LA PALOMA (Plough '60) EML-30". A highly colorful flower in Cadmium Orange that emerges from intense flame-orange buds. Standards & center falls flushed pink. Hafts deepen to Indian yellow. Beard heavy tangerine. Petals very wide, ruffled with prettily laciniated petal edges. Outstanding & distinctive! Fertile both ways. HM'61. Party Dress X Mary Randall. Regularly $17.50; on $20 order $15.75; on $25 order $13.95.

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