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■(TB) 'Artist's Whim'

1989, Brown

'Artist's Whim' ( Opal Brown, R. 1988). Seedling 82-3B9. TB, 34" (87 cm), Early midseason bloom. Standards apricot (RHS 24C/D) flushed light purple at midrib; Falls ruffled rose purple (186C) flushed deeper (186A/B); red (44B) beard. 'Far Corners' X 77-2C1: ( 'Electrabrite' x ( 'Instant Charm' x 'Schiaparelli')). Brown's Sunnyhill Gardens 1989.

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From AIS Bulletin #273 April 1989 Introducing ARTIST'S WHIM (0. Brown '89) TB, 34", EM. Apricot standards with a flush of lavender in midrib section, lightly ruffled and closed. Falls are wide, lightly ruffled and flaring. The rose purple coloring appears to have been brushed on. A narrow edging of apricot rose adds distinction as do the tangerine beards. Three way branching with 8 to 9 buds. Sdlg. 82-3B9. Far Corners X (Electrabrite x (Instant Charm x Schiaparelli)). $30.00. Brown's Sunnyhill Gardens.

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