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■(SPU) 'Sahara Sands'

1976, Niswonger

'Sahara Sands' (O. David Niswonger, R. 1976) Seedling #Sp 4-72. SPU, 42" (107 cm). Midseason bloom. Smooth brown with yellow infusion. 'Baritone' X 'Intensity'. Niswonger 1976. Honorable Mention 1977.

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From AIS Bulletin #221 April 1976 Introducing SAHARA SANDS (Niswonger '76). Sp 4-72): (Baritone X Intensity). Spuria, 42", fertile, 5 buds. The color of this one is smooth-a nice brown with a yellow infusion that gives the appearance of sand bars seen along the rivers in Missouri. Its freeze resistance comes from the "Elixir" background. $15.00. Cape Iris Gardens.

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