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■(TB) 'Mary Ella'

1956, Rundlett

'Mary Ella' (Edwin Rundlett, R. 1955). Seedling# 5440. TB, 36" (91 cm), . Color Class-OY1, Pure-apricot self, tangerine beard. Fertile both ways. 'Love Story' x 'Apricot Glory'. Rundlett 1956.

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From AIS Bulletin #141, April 1956. Introducing MARY ELLA-Named after Mrs. Rundlett, so it must be good! A purest apricot self with a tangerine beard. Blooms 6" wide by 4" high on 36" sturdy, well-branched stalks. Flower show quality on plants of great garden value. The heavy waxy substance of the broad floral parts brings good weather resistance. Fertile both ways. Limited sale. Parentage: Love Story x Apricot Glory. $25.00. Edwin Rundlett.

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