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■(IB) 'Poor Butterfly'

1991, Keppel

'Poor Butterfly' (Keith Keppel, R. 1990). Seedling #84-1AA. IB, height 24" (61 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards burgundy (M&P 56-E-8), faint creamy (9-D-2) haze on midrib base; falls 1/4" lighter (55-H-8) edge and tracery of veins and dotting on cream (9-D-2) to yellow (9-I-2) ground; beards tile red (3-D-12) to terracotta (4-D-12), white base; slight sweet fragrance. Sibling to 'Anagram'. Keppel 1991.

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From AIS Bulletin #280 January 1991 Introducing POOR BUTTERFLY (Keppel) Intermediate-M 24" (Candy Floss sib). Showy burgundy-raspberry on cream yellow plic, falls with added tracery of veins and dots. Tile red beards. $15.00. Keith Keppel.

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