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■(TB) 'Real Gold'

1952, Austin

'Real Gold' OB- ( Lloyd Austin, R. 1952). Seedling #N/A. AB, EC, 20” (51 cm), Midseason bloom. Golden buff with deeper veins; golden bronze beard. 'Golden Majesty' X 'Capitola'. Rainbow Hybridizing Gardens, 1952. Honorable Mention 1960; White Award 1964.

Also listed in AB web: see 'Real Gold'.

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From Easy Breeze Gardens catalog, 1956: REAL GOLD (Austin '51) 24". From Golden Majesty X Capitola, this hybrid is said to be the nearest to real gold yet produced. The standards are glistening gold-buff. Falls deep gold-buff, with soft brown veins and golden bronze beard. $6.00.
From Fleur de Lis Gardens catalog 1956: REAL GOLD (Austin 1951) E. M. 34 in. (Golden Majesty x Capitola). A new oncobred of great beauty. The large flowers carry the usual onco form and styling. Standards are glistening golden buff and the falls are deep golden buff, with a network of soft brown veins. 6.00.

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