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■(MDB) 'Crocus'

1987, Sindt

‘Crocus' (David Sindt, R. 1986). Seedling #630. MDB, height 6.5" (17 cm). Midseason bloom. Standards medium yellow; falls cream, sharply delineated deep yellow spots on upper halves, yellow rims; yellow-orange beards. 'Paul' X 'Funny Face'. Adamgrove 1987. Exhibition Certificate 1986; Honorable Mention 1989.

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From AIS Bulletin #265 April 1987 Introducing CROCUS (David Sindt, 1987) Miniature Dwarf Bearded, 20 em (8"). Standards of mid-yellow, arched, open, and artfully ruffled, perch atop flaring and rounded falls of cream. The center of each creamy fall is decorated with a precise dollop of rich gold. Yellow style arms brighten the interior, while orange-tipped beards intensify the color. The effect? Refreshing, crisp, inviting-and decidedly reminiscent of the first crocus of spring. Seedling 630: Paul X Funny Face. $10.00. Adamgrove.
 


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Topic revision: r10 - 24 May 2020, TLaurin
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