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(TB) 'Barbara Adams'

1947, Cahoon

'Barbara Adams' (William Cahoon, R. 1944) TB. Midseason bloom. Color Class-B7D. (Seedling x 'Purissima') x 'Dymia'. Seedling #41-6-1.

NOTE: Spelling corrected from Barbra to Barbara, AIS Check list 1944.

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From Fairmount Gardens catalog, 1948: BARBARA ADAMS (Cahoon 1947) E. M. A deep Bluepurple self with very flaring falls, and strong well domed standards. The flowers are medium in size, and are most perfectly formed, and the blue beard tipped white surrounded by a lighter area, brings out the clarity of color in these smooth satiny finished blooms. A very floriferous variety with strong firm substanced flowers on four or five way branching stalks. 34 in. $10.00. Introduced by Fairmount Gardens in 1947 for $10.00.

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Topic revision: r10 - 04 Apr 2018, Harloiris
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