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■(TB) 'Venetian Red'

1955, Milliken

'Venetian Red' (M. Oliver, for Carl S. Milliken, R. 1955) Seedling#. 3200-1. TB, 40" (102 cm), Midseason bloom. Venetian-red self, bright red overlay. Red seedling# 2930-21 X 'Rose Gold'.

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From Milliken Gardens catalog, 1950: A smooth Venetian red self, enriched by a light brown overlay which gives an antique red of unusual beauty. The flowers are medium sized and nicely ruffled. A lovely cinnamon beard gives the final finishing touch to this attractive flower. 3 feet. $10.00
From Walter Marx Gardens catalog 1962: VENETIAN RED (Milliken) Ea. 1.00; 3 for 2.SO/ A smooth venetian red self, enriched by a light brown overlay, which gives an antique red of unusual beauty. The flowers are medium sized and nicely ru££Ied. A lovely cinnamon beard gives the final finishing touch to this attractive flower. 3 feet. Picture page 32.
 

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Topic revision: r9 - 14 Jun 2019, Betsy881
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