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■(TB) 'Miss St. Louis'

1958, Benson

'Miss St. Louis' (Cliff Benson, R. 1957). Seedling# SS-11. TB, 32" (81 cm), Late bloom. Color Class-OR1L, Salmon-pink self. ('Salmon Shell' x (('SQ 72' x seedling# 44-67) x ('Pink Formal') X 'Flirtation'. C. Benson 1958.

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From AIS Bulletin #149, April 1958. Introducing MISS ST. LOUIS-(Salmon Shell x ((SO 72 x Sdlg. 44-67) x Pink Formal) X Flirtation. This deep heavily substanced apricot-pink self possesses all of the necessary requisites required and expected of a new introduction. Vastly different from most pinks, MISS ST.LOUIS is not only a mid-season to late performer, it is heavily shirred, laced and ruffled. Sdlg. #55-11. H.C. '55. $20.00. Cliff Benson.

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