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■(TB) 'Crown Sterling'

1972, Moldovan

'Crown Sterling' (Steve Moldovan, R. 1974). Seedling# 69-40. TB, 34" (86 cm). Midseason bloom. Clear light blue with silvery grey highlights; light blue beard. (('Henry Shaw' x 'Kingdom') x 'Good Hope' sibling) X 'Honesty'. Moldovan 1972. Honorable Mention 1975.

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From AIS Bulletin #205 April 1972 Introducing CROWN STERUNG (Moldovan 72). M. 32-34" Sdlg. 69-40 (66-7B: (Henry Shaw x Kingdom), Good Hope sib.) X Honesty). A beautiful and different shade of blue. Large, very broad, semiflaring and heavily ruffled clear light blue with silvery grey highlights. Beard lighter. Good branching and a husky grower. Fertile both ways. $25.00. Moldovan's Gardens.

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