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■(TB) 'Crepe Suzette'

1954, Whiting

'Crepe Suzette' (Mrs. C. Whiting, R. 1953). Seedling# 499. TB, 36" (91 cm). Midseason to late bloom. Color Class-YO1, Light peach-pink self, tangerine beard. 'Tea Rose' X Hall seedling# 42-05. Maple Valley 1954.

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From Maple Valley Gardens catalog, 1954: CREPE SUZETTE, No. 499 (TEA ROSE x HALL 42-05). Midseason. 36 inches. Light peach pink self with tangerine heard. A unique novelty because of its heavily creped texture. The entire flower is crimped and fluted as with a pinking iron. The blooms are large and long lasting--a single flower makes a stunning corsage. $10.00.
From Fleur De Lis Garden catalog 1956: CREPE SUZETTE (Whiting 1954) M. 36" to 38 in. (Tea Rose x Hall 42-05). A light peach pink self with a heavy tangerine beard, this is entirely different and most unusuaL. The petals are crepe like in texture and both stands and falls are heavily rufflad and fluted. 5.00.

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