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■(TB) 'Marsh Light'

1983, Donnell

'Marsh Light' (Leslie Donnell, R. 1979). Seedling# 76-32-7. TB, 32" (81 cm), Early to midseason bloom. Standards yellow (15B); falls yellow with blue blaze down center and brown infusion at haft; greyed yellow (162A) beard. 'Marshlander' X 'Gypsy Prince'. Keppel 1983, Tempo Two. Favorite Guest 1984; Honorable Mention 1985.

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MARSH-LIGHT-WEBPhoto by Don McQueen,London, Ont. Canada Zone5.Photo by Barry BlythPhoto by Don McQueen,London, Ont. Canada Zone5.Photo by Don McQueen-London,Ont.-Canada Zone 5Photo scanned from the Bee Warburton slide collection


From AIS Bulletin #249, April 1983 Introducing MARSH LIGHT (Donnell) EM 34" (Marshlander X Gypsy Prince) Won award for "most unusual color" in Florence, 1982. Golden yellow standards; falls blended yellow, lavender, greenish gold, with striking violet blaze. From Australia. $25.00. Keith Keppel.
From Tempo Two catalog, 1983: MARSH LIGHT (Les Donnell '83 Aust.) E-M 34" Sdlg. 76-32-7. Marsh Light is being co-introduced internationally this year with Keith Keppel in California. It has done very well in American gardens and likewise won an award in Italy as the best new colour in 1982. This only makes it difficult to describe. Standards are yellow, falls are yellow with a brown infusion and a strong blue blaze down the centre of falls. Hafts are deeply infused brown, beards are yellow. (Marshlander x Gypsy Prince). $20.00.

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MARSH-LIGHT-WEB.jpgjpg MARSH-LIGHT-WEB.jpg manage 65 K 03 Jan 2012 - 17:47 Main.jesseejames  
MarshLight01.jpgjpg MarshLight01.jpg manage 63 K 26 Apr 2015 - 19:40 TerryLaurin Photo by Barry Blyth
marshlight01.JPGJPG marshlight01.JPG manage 70 K 15 May 2014 - 23:01 TerryLaurin Photo by Don McQueen,London, Ont. Canada Zone5.
marshlight02.JPGJPG marshlight02.JPG manage 72 K 16 Apr 2014 - 13:00 TerryLaurin Photo by Don McQueen,London, Ont. Canada Zone5.
marshlight03.JPGJPG marshlight03.JPG manage 215 K 22 Mar 2019 - 13:54 TerryLaurin Photo by Don McQueen-London,Ont.-Canada Zone 5
marshlight04.JPGJPG marshlight04.JPG manage 86 K 03 Jul 2014 - 01:24 TerryLaurin Photo scanned from the Bee Warburton slide collection
Topic revision: r17 - 25 Jan 2023, Harloiris
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