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(TB) 'Mascara'

1967, Benson

'Mascara' (Cliff Benson, R. 1964). Seedling# 62-7. TB, 36" (91 cm), Midseason bloom. Color Class-BN1D, Standards deep blue-black; falls deep, sooty blue-black. ((('Gulf Stream' x ('Vatican Purple' x Cook seedling# 11348) x 'Storm Warning') X (('Black Hills' x ('Black Hills' x 'Vatican Purple')) x Cook seedling# 11348)). C. Benson 1967. Honorable Mention 1968.

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From AIS Bulletin #185 April 1967 Introducing MASCARA. (((GULF STREAM X (VATICAN PURPLE X COOK # 11348)) x STORM WARNING))) X (((BLACK HILLS X ((BLACK HILLS X (VATICA PURPLE X COOK # 11348))) Large, smooth, deep violet-blue self with purple-tipped beard. Blooms are moderately ruffled and wide. Stalks are sturdy and adequatelybranched. M. 36"; HC '64. Net $25.00. Ciff Benson.

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