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■(TB) 'Lighted Lantern'

1991, Magee

'Lighted Lantern' (Tom Magee, R. 1986). Seedling# 809A. TB, 36" (91 cm), Midseason bloom. Ruffled frost white, inconspicuous orange haft markings; scarlet beard. Seedling# 7318A: (('Above All' x 'Fuji's Mantle') x ('Mary Randall' x seedling# G5910, 'Strike Me Pink' sibling)) X seedling# 7734D: ( 'Colorado Sunshine' x 'White Lightning'). Long's Garden 1991.

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From AIS Bulletin #281 April 1991 Introducing LIGHTED LANTERN (Tom Magee) 36" M. Floods the show bench with 4 or 5 lights along pole stalk. In the garden a thousand points of light. Wide, white frosted glass, overlapping standards & falls. Beards peek out fire red. EC 1985, EC 1986, 2 ECs 1990. ((Above All x Fuji's Mantle) x (Mary Randall x Strike-Me-Pink sib)) X (Colorado Sunshine x White Lightning). See color ad on page 62. $25.00. Long's Gardens.

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