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■(TB) 'Pretty Nancy'

1976, Hamblen

'Pretty Nancy' (Melba Hamblen, R. 1973) Seedling# H67-145. TB, 34" (86 cm). Midseason to late bloom. Pale red (RHS 49D), lighter in center of falls with greenish midrib and veining; orange-red beard tipped white. (('Gay Adventure' x 'Fair Luzon') x 'Rippling Waters') X ('Rippling Waters' x (('Promising' x 'Valimar' sibling) x sibling)). Mission Bell 1974. Honorable Mention 1976.

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From AIS Bulletin #212 January 1974 Introducing PRETTY NANCY 34", M-L. Delicately colored, beautifully formed pale pink with white tipped cerise beard. Falls distinguished by a strong greenish midrib and lighter greenish veining. Large blossoms. Cupped stands, horizontally flared falls. Lilting. Ruffled. Strong stalks, good branching and bud count. (Gay Adventure x Fair Luzon) x Rippling Waters X (Rippling Waters x ((Promising x Val sib, blue) x sib)). No. H67-145. HC '73. $25.00. Mission Bell.

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