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■(TB) 'Azure Gold'

1969, Hamblen

'Azure Gold' (Melba Hamblen, R. 1968). Seedling H64-16-68. TB, 36" (91 cm). Midseason to late bloom. Color Class-YV4cm, Standards yellow (10A) shot with violet; Falls violet (87B) lightening toward haft, bordered yellow; orange beard tipped lighter. 'Lilac Champagne' X ('Rippling Waters' x (7-55: ((('Palomino' x ('Radiation' x 'Great Lakes')) x (('Helen Mc Gregor' x 'Hit Parade') x 'Palomino')) x 'Valimar' sibling blue))) x sibling)). Mission Bell 1969.

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From AIS Bulletin #193 April 1969 Introducing AZURE GOLD (Hamblen) ML. 36". Enchantingly different! Standards, golden yellow (RHS lOA) shot with violet; falls, violet (87B) lightening toward the haft, bordered with yellow. Beard, orange. A generous brushing of yelloworange (16B) at the haft adds the finishing touch. Lovely form. Excellent substance, branching, and other essentials. Lilac Champagne X (Rippling Waters x 7-55 sibbed). 7-55 is: (((Palomono x (Radiation x Great Lakes)) x ((Helen McGregor x Hit Parade) x Palomino)) x Valimar sib, blue). Sdlg. 64-16-68. Net $25.00. Mission Bell.

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