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■(TB) 'China Gate'

1958, Plough

'China Gate' (Gordon Plough, R. 1957). Seedling# 53-138-35. TB, 40" (102 cm), Early midseason bloom. Color Class-W4, Standards white with pale canary-yellow edges; falls orange-buff, flushed pink; tangerine beard. 'Gay Paree' X 'Palomino'. Eden Road 1958.

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From AIS Bulletin #149, April 1958. Introducing CHINA GATE-EM. 40 in. (Gay Paree X Palomino). Orange-buff falls. Stds. are white with edges brushed pale yellow and center flushed pink. Heavy tangerine beard. $20.00. Eden Road.
From Fleur De Lis gardens catalog 1963: CHINA GATE Plough '581 E.M. 40 in. (Gay Paree x Palomino). An attractive bitone or near amoena with white stands flushed pink and edged with gilt; and falls of smooth orange set off by a red beard. H.M. 1959. 1.00.

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ChinaGate12BHI.jpgjpg ChinaGate12BHI.jpg manage 65 K 15 Apr 2012 - 18:24 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
ChinaGateBHI.jpgjpg ChinaGateBHI.jpg manage 50 K 17 Nov 2011 - 20:22 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
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