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■(TB) 'Last Dance'

1979, McWhirter

'Last Dance' (James McWhirter, R. 1979). Seedling# J74-108-1. TB, 38" (97 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards light pink with hint of blue; falls light violet with pinkish brown infusion; bright tangerine beard. 'Amigo's Guitar' X Gaulter seedling# 68-593: ('Laurie' x 'San Leandro'). Cottage Gardens 1979.

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Photo by David Potembski, Rebert Garden 2016, Bed 15.Photo scanned from the Larry Harder slide collection

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From AIS Bulletin #233 Spring 1979 Introducing LAST DANCE (James McWhirter), TB, M-L, 36" $25.00. Sister to the popular Tequila Sunrise but completely different. The upright S. are near pink with peach infusion; pale orchid- lavender F. are decorated with bright tangerine beards. Flowers, large, in perfect proportion to bloomstalks, foliage, etc. S. are straight up with lots of substance to assure that the beauty of the flower will remain until the last dance. Amigo's Guitar X Gaulter Sdlg. 68-593 (Laurie x San Leandro). Cottage Gardens.
 
 

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-- BobPries - 2011-03-07
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lastdance.JPGJPG lastdance.JPG manage 772 K 16 Jul 2018 - 02:03 TerryLaurin Photo scanned from the Larry Harder slide collection
Topic revision: r11 - 16 Apr 2022, TerryLaurin
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