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■(TB) 'McKay'

1989, Hamblen

'McKay' (Melba Hamblen, R. 1988). Seedling# H83-52A. TB, 36" (91 cm). Midseason bloom. Ruffled and laced bright pink (RHS 38D); shrimp (30D) beard. 'Frances Gaulter' sibling X (((((('Valimar' siling x 'June's Sister') x 'Fifth Avenue') x 'Rippling Waters') x 'Crystal Flame) x 'Cloud Crest') x 'Snowblaze'). Mission Bell 1989.

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From AIS Bulletin #272 January 1989 Introducing McKAY (Hamblen) 36" ML. Ruffled, lacy brilliant pink (RHS 380) with slightly lighter toned falls and cerise beards (30B). The large blossoms are beautifully formed with cupped standards and broad, flaring falls. Strong stalks have modified candelabra branching with 8 or more buds. Vigorous. Great garden value. (Frances Gaulter sib X H84-02A: (inv. Snow Blaze, Cloud Crest, Crystal Flame, Rippling Waters, Fifth Avenue, Valimar sib, June's Sister). Sdlg. H83-52A. $35.00. Mission Bell.

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