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■(IB) 'Sixteen Candles'

1989, Byers

'Sixteen Candles' (Monty Byers, R. 1988). Seedling #E75-100. IB, 23" (58 cm), Early midseason to late midseason bloom. Standards between creamy blue-white and very pale yellow, ruffled; falls between waxy medium light yellow and creamy chartreuse yellow; yellow beard; slight sweet fragrance. 'Third Charm' X seedling #C22-2: ( 'Hallowed Thought' x 'Glistening Icicle'). Moonshine Gardens 1989. Honorable Mention 1991.

Pod Fertile.

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From AIS Bulletin #273 April 1989 Introducing SIXTEEN CANDLES * IB * Third Charm X (Hallowed Thought x Glistening Icicle). S. vary-creamy blue white to palest yellow; F. vary-Between waxy light yellow and creamy chartreuse-yellow; a lovely near amoena rebloomer. $20.00. Moonshine Gardens.
From Moonshine Gardens catalog, 1989: SIXTEEN CANDLES (IB) 23" EM-ML. E75-100: THIRD CHARM X (HALLOWED THOUGHT x GLISTENING ICICLE). The S. vary between creamy blue-white and pale yellow; the F. vary between waxy medium light yellow and creamy chartreuse yellow; yellow beards. So lovely no matter what hues it decides to glow with! Sometimes a waxy light yellow bitone, sometimes a near amoena--last fall the standards were powder blue! Excellent flaring flowers on excellent show stalks. Excellent vigor too and it reblooms here every fall in late October or early November. $20.00

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