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■(TB) 'Bonifay'

1971, Keppel

'Bonifay' (Keith Keppel, R. 1971). Seedling# 67-7D. TB, height 32" (81 cm), Early to midseason bloom. White ground with narrow dot-and-stitch border of prelate purple (M&P 44-J-11); white beard. (('Full Circle' x 'Rococo') x sibling) X 'Charmed Circle'. Keppel 1973.

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From AIS Bulletin #209 April 1973 Introducing BONIFAY (Keppel). EM. 32" ((Full Circle x Rococo) x sib) X Charmed Circle. The clean white ground carries a narrow stitched prelate purple border which broadens at the haft around the white beard. Perhaps best visualized as a larger-flowered Embroidery. Ruffled and very flared, with domed, lightly touching standards. Three branches plus terminal, eight buds. $25.00. Keith Keppel.

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