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■(TB) 'The Mad Hatter'

1951, Lyon

'The Mad Hatter' (David Lyon, R. 1950). Seedling# D204-47-7. TB, 40" (102 cm), Late midseason bloom. Red and maroon bitone. 'Ranger' X 'Cordovan'. Lyon 1951. Honorable Mention 1951.

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From Lyon’s Irisland catalog, 1959: THE MAD HATTER (Lyon '51) $1.50 A deep maroon, with heavy velvety falls, overlaid with blackish maroon. The standards are nicely arched, the form is semi-flaring. Well branched. 38". M-L. (Ranger X Cordovan) H.M.'51.

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