■(TB) 'Arctic Skies'
, R. 1959) Seedling 56-26. TB, 34" (86 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards ice-blue, Falls snow-white; white beard. ('Albino'
x 'Cliffs Of Dover'
) x 'Butterfly Blue'
. Fay 1960. Honorable Mention 1961; Award of Merit 1964.
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| From Fay catalog, 1960: Arctic Skies (1960) $25.00 NET. No. 56-26 (Albino X Cliffs of Dover) X Butterfly Blue. A reverse bicolor. The standards are light blue and the falls are snow white with a perfectly clean haft. The flowers are very large, heavily ruffled, and carried on a beautifully branched 35" stem. The plants are large and it is a rapid increaser. Mid-season. Has pollen and sets seed.
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