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■(AB) 'Red Sands'

1993, Shockey

'Red Sands' OGB (Howard Shockey, R. 1993). Seedling 88–164-BA. AB, 28" (71 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards rose orchid; falls light buff ground with rose overlay; brown black signal; bronze beards. Seedling 86–138-R: ((seedling 179–105-C: ('Stars Over Chicago' x 'Welcome Reward') x 'Desert Princess') x 'Syrian Moon') X seedling 86–140-T: (((seedling 179-105H x 'Syrian Moon') x ('Heart Stealer' x seedling 179-105C)) x 'Onlooker). Arilian Acres, 1993. Honorable Mention 1996.

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From AIS Bulletin #288 January 1993 Introducing RED SANDS (H. Shockey) AB 1/2 (OGB) M 28". Rose-orchid standards. Recurved falls are light buff with rose overlay. Large, sharp brown-black signals. Fully fertile. $25.00. Arilian Acres.

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