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■(TB) 'Mistress'

1980, Keppel

'Mistress' (Keith Keppel, R. 1978). Seedling# 74-35A. TB, 36" (91 cm), Early midseason bloom. Standards pale creamy pink (M&P 9-A-2 to 9-B-2) faintly suffused phlox pink (41-E-4); falls cream-pink (9-C-2), hafts dotted near dahlia purple (43-I-5); soft orange beard with white base. Seedling# 71-50E: ((seedling# 66-35B: (('Irma Melrose' x 'Tea Apron') x (('Full Circle' x 'Rococo') x 'Tea Apron')) x 'April Melody') x (seedling# 66-35C x 'April Melody')) X 'Osage Buff'. Keppel 1980. Honorable Mention 1982; Award of Merit 1984.

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From AIS Bulletin #236 January 1980 Introducing MISTRESS (Keppel) EM 36".Softly marked pink plic with very wide, ruffled petals. Pale creamy pink ground suffused phlox pink on standards and fall margins and dotted dahlia purple on hafts. Soft orange beards. F2-(((Irma Melrose x Tea Apron) x ((Full Circle x Rococo) x Tea Apron)) x April Melody) X Osage Buff. HC '78. #74-35A. $25.00. Keith Keppel.

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Topic revision: r14 - 23 Jan 2023, dougchyz
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