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(MTB) 'Lunar Dust'

1974, Williams

'Lunar Dust' (Frank A. Williams, R. 1973). Seedling #N36. MTB, 19" (48 cm), Early bloom. Standards off-white with brownish red plicata markings, ground color has yellow tone; falls same but more lightly marked; lavender beard. 'Mother Mella' X seedling #J11: ('Minette' x yellow I. mellita). Williams 1974. Honorable Mention 1975.

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From AIS Bulletin #214 July 1974 Introducing LUNAR DUST. A mellita hybrid table type, of good form, blooming from intermediate season through early tall. S. pale yellow; F. creamy white; both dusted with dark lavender-pink markings. Lav. beard. Ht. 18". No pollen but pods. $10.00 Post Paid. Frank Williams.

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