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■(TB) 'Blushing Deb'

1974, Olson

'Blushing Deb' (Marvin Olson, R. 1971). Seedling# 69-16A. TB, 36" (91 cm), Midseason to late bloom. Shell pink (Wilson 516/2) self; poppy red (16/1) beard; ruffled. 'Amorous' X ('May Hall' x ('Salmon Shell' x 'Pink Fulfillment')). M Olson 1974.

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From AIS Bulletin #213 April 1974 Introducing BLUSHING DEB (Sdlg. 69-16A). TB, 36", Mid-Late. (((Amorous X ((May Hall x (Salmon Shell x Pink Fulfillment))). Shell Pink Self (Wilson 516/2). Blooms are nicely ruffled. Closed standards are stiffly held. Wide semi-flaring falls are enhanced by a Poppy Red beard (Wilson 16/1). Smooth textured blooms have ample substance to ensure a long-lasting bloom period. Heavy 36" bloomstalks have eleven nicely spaced buds. A truly exquisite show stalk. A favorite of ours since first seen as a seedling. Named after our granddaughter Deborah. HC'70. $25.00. Marvin Olson.
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