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■(TB) 'Sky Crystal'

1955, Sass

'Sky Crystal' (Henry Sass, R. 1954). Seedling# 50-152. TB, 38-40", Midseason bloom. Color Class-B1P, Self, blue-white to pale blue (Wilson). Several generations seedlings from 'Snowking' X 'Snosheen'. Fleur de Lis 1955. HM 1955; JC 1956.

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Sky Crystal beard.JPGsky crystal fl.jpgskycrystal1.JPGskycrystal2.JPGskycrystal3.JPG
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From Sass catalog, 1956: SKY CRYSTAL (H. E. Sass, 1955) (50-152) Pale Blue self to blue white. Yellow beard with blue influence in underpart of beard. Perhaps our best. $25.00
From Fleur De Lis catalog, 1956: SKY CRYSTAL (Sass 1955) M. 38 in. (from a long line of Sdlgs. from Snow King, involving Moonlit Sea and Lake Huron) x Snosheen. Our favorite of the Sass varieties, this has immense, broad petaled flowers of beautiful semi-flaring form done in a pale blue-white. The substance is very heavy and the finish is gardenia like. A real beauty. H. M.1955. 25.00
 

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Sky Crystal beard.JPGJPG Sky Crystal beard.JPG manage 194 K 11 May 2020 - 14:18 DaveinPA Beard-haft
sky_crystal_fl.jpgjpg sky_crystal_fl.jpg manage 71 K 12 Aug 2012 - 13:52 IrisP  
skycrystal1.JPGJPG skycrystal1.JPG manage 106 K 23 Jun 2020 - 01:40 UnknownUser Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
skycrystal2.JPGJPG skycrystal2.JPG manage 121 K 23 Jun 2020 - 01:40 UnknownUser Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
skycrystal3.JPGJPG skycrystal3.JPG manage 102 K 23 Jun 2020 - 01:40 UnknownUser Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
Topic revision: r10 - 17 Jul 2020, davepote
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