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■(TB) 'Three Signals'

1954, Marx

'Three Signals' (Walter Marx, R. 1953) TB, 42" (107 cm), Midseason bloom. Self of deep wistaria-blue (M & P); prominent white blaze at haft. 'Sky Chief' X 'Los Angeles'. Marx 1954.

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From Walter Marx Gardens catalog 1955: THREE SIGNALS (Marx 1954) Each 7.50. Large smooth violet blue distinguished by a big white blaze on each fall just beyond the yellow beard. We know of only one other variety, Pinafore Lass, that is anything like this novel introduction. The semi-flaring flowers are produced on well-branched 3-1/2 foot stems. Color illustration on back cover.

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Topic revision: r5 - 25 Apr 2020, Harloiris
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