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(SPU) 'Marie Hunter'

1958, Corliss

'Marie Hunter' ( Philip Corliss, R. 1956) Seedling #56S-Hi. SPU, 54" (137 cm). Early spuria bloom. Standards Havana brown; falls aconite violet (Wilson 937), orange veins; color effect plum purple. 'Russet Flame' x Corliss seedling. Arizona Mission 1958.

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From Fairmount Gardens catalog, 1965:MARIE HUNTER (Corliss) The large flowers have a unique pattern of brown and yellow so heavily marked that the effect is a deep rich brown so striking that it always attracts attention. de. 39 in. $20.00

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