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■(TB) 'Modern Story'

1987, Brown

'Modern Story' (Opal Brown, R. 1987). Seedling# 82-3B5. TB, 30" (77 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards brick pink (RHS 35C), light magnolia blush on midrib; falls brick pink, light spanish orange (26C) infusion on shoulders, blushed magnolia in center; russet purple (178C) beard. 'Far Corners' X involving pinks, 'Instant Charm', 'Schiaparelli'. Brown's Sunnyhill Gardens 1987.

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From AIS Bulletin #265 April 1987 Introducing MODERN STORY (0. Brown '87) TB, 30". A showy brick pink (RHS 35C) with closed standards and widely flaring falls. A light infusion of spanish orange on the shoulders adds luster. Beards are russet purple. A trace of magnolia is apparent in mid stds. and falls. Two branches, spur and terminal. Sdlg. 82-3B5: Far Corners X involved pinks, Instant Charm, and Schiaparelli. $25.00. Brown's Sunnyhill Gardens.
 


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