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(SPU) 'White Ballet'

1960, Corliss

'White Ballet' ( Philip Corliss, R. 1956) Seedling #56S15. SPU, 72" (183 cm). Early spuria bloom. White self, medium signal patch of buttercup-yellow (Wilson 5). 'Lark Song' x Corliss white seedling. Fairmount 1960.

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From Fairmount Gardens catalog, 1965: WHITE BALLET (Corliss) M. Full broad pure white standards that are carried erect and fluted. The falls are white and recurved, centered with a broad blaze of light yellow just under the pure white style branches. Pollen seems fertile. Flowers are erect and carried on 36 inch stalks. $5.00

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