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■(TB) 'Colonial Gold'

1973, Brown

'Colonial Gold' (Opal Brown, R. 1973). Seedling# M69-14. TB, 38" (97 cm), Midseason bloom. Yellow (between RHS 10A/B), light blue spot below bluish, brushed orange beard; ruffled falls. From crosses inv. 'Emerald Fountain', 'Dragon Lady' and 'Fluted Lime'. Brown's Sunnyhill Gardens 1973. Honorable Mention 1974.

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From AIS Bulletin #209 April 1973 Introducing COLONIAL GOLD (0. L. Brown '73). TB, Mid. 38". Large, ruffled flowers with domed standards and semiflaring falls. Barium yellow with pale blue spot below the beard, which is blue brushed orange-brown. Beautiful branching, 9 buds. Sdlg. #M69-14. Net $25.00. Brown's Sunnyhill Gardens.
 
 


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