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■(SDB) 'Snow Maiden'

1935, Chadwick

'Snow Maiden' (L. T. Chadwick, R. 1935) DB. Early bloom. Color Code-WW.

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From Carl Salbach catalog 1936: Snow Maiden. A striking pure white intermediate which we introduced to America last year. Being bred in Canada, it is naturally a good doer in even the severest climates. Pure white in color, on ten-inch stems, its extreme floriferousness results in a solid mass of bloom resembling a drift of new snow. As striking a border planting as can be imagined. One of the very earliest. 75c; 3 for $2.00.
 

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Topic attachments
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
SnowMaiden01.JPGJPG SnowMaiden01.JPG manage 48 K 05 Dec 2014 - 22:12 Main.TLaurin Photo by Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
SnowMaidenW.jpgjpg SnowMaidenW.jpg manage 102 K 01 May 2018 - 19:58 LeslieTevebaugh large bloom compared to today's MDBs, photo by Leslie Tevebaugh
snowmaiden01.JPGJPG snowmaiden01.JPG manage 693 K 26 Jul 2018 - 03:08 Main.TLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
snowmaiden02.JPGJPG snowmaiden02.JPG manage 419 K 26 Jul 2018 - 03:10 Main.TLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
Topic revision: r8 - 12 May 2019, Betsy881
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