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■(MTB) 'Mockingbird'

1963, Roberts

'Mockingbird' (Earl Roberts, R. 1962). Seedling #61R46. MTB, 18" (46 cm). Midseason bloom. Color Class-W2V, Standards white sanded light purple; falls white stitched and sanded slate-purple; gray beard tipped lemon. 'Navajo' X 'Demi-Deuil'. Roberts 1963. Honorable Mention 1964; Williamson-White Award 1970.

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From AIS Bulletin #169, April 1963. Introducing MOCKINGBIRD (Navajo X Demi Deuil) MTB-Table, 18" $7.50. Quite an unusual color, hard to describe. S. domed, white sanded light purple; F. flaring, white, stitched and sanded slate purple, dark midstripe; beard gray tipped lemon; 7 buds, fertile. Earl Roberts.

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MTBMockingbirdEI.jpgjpg MTBMockingbirdEI.jpg manage 12 K 15 Dec 2012 - 20:53 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Exline Iris Garden
Mockingbird02.jpgjpg Mockingbird02.jpg manage 46 K 13 Jun 2014 - 20:57 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the Rosalie Figge slide collection
mockingbird01.jpgjpg mockingbird01.jpg manage 73 K 25 Jun 2015 - 01:24 Main.TLaurin Photo by Exline Iris Garden
Topic revision: r14 - 01 Apr 2022, TLaurin
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