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■(TB) 'Toll Gate'

1959, Cook

'Toll Gate' (Paul Cook, R. 1956). Seedling# 14055. TB, 42" (107 cm), Midseason bloom. Amoena. Standards very pale blue; falls royal purple (Ridgway); haft same pale blue; beard light cadmium (Ridgway). Seedling# 4651: ('Black Forest' x dark seedling) x blue seedling# 3550: x ('Progenitor' x 'Shining Waters')). Cook 1959. Honorable Mention 1959, Award of Merit 1962.

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From AIS Bulletin #153, April 1959. Introducing TOLLGATE (Sdlg. 14055) H ..C. 1958. Big, bold, striking. Large flowers of shape and substance. Standards palest blue; falls dark violet blue. Additional and distinctive character is given the flowers by yellow beards extending across hafts of pale blue standard color. 3 feet. Midseason.$20.00. Paul Cook.

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IMG_9640.jpgjpg IMG_9640.jpg manage 328 K 27 Dec 2018 - 17:19 Main.davepote Photo by David Potembski, My Garden 2018, Finksburg, MD
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TollGate12BHI.jpgjpg TollGate12BHI.jpg manage 70 K 06 May 2012 - 18:53 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
Toll_Gate_fl.jpgjpg Toll_Gate_fl.jpg manage 41 K 21 Feb 2011 - 19:37 IrisP  
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