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■(AR) 'Lassen Peak'

1956, Kerr

'Lassen Peak' OG ( Herbert Kerr, R. 1956). Seedling 53-48A. AR, 25" (64 cm). Early bloom. Standards light blue to white, purple veining; Falls brown gray veined dark brown; black signal. I. susiana X 'Eunice'. Melrose Gardens, 1957.

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From Melrose Gardens catalog, 1957: LASSEN PEAK (Kerr '57) Sdlg. No. 53-48-A: Susiana X Eunice. This exotic beauty has pale blue to white standards, veined all over with purple and the falls are a subtle brown-grey patterned dark brown with a big black signal patch. All of the petals are exquisitely ruffled. LASSEN PEAK will set seed with many of the onco hybrids. 23" tall. Here we have mostly onco parentage but a little regelia, as Eunice is half onco (iberica) and half regelia (Korolkowi concolor). $20.00

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