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(TB) 'War Paint'

1960, Palmer

'War Paint' (Dorothy Palmer, R. 1953). Seedling# 52-1. TB, 38" (97 cm). Late midseason bloom. Blend, red-toned. Standards toast (M & P), falls dark toast, distinctly brushed red; yellow beard. 'Goldbeater' x ('Gypsy' x 'Gypsy'). Irishill, Palmer 1960. Honorable Mention 1961.

NOTE: Name released by former registrant, Carl Carpenter.

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From AIS Bulletin #157, April 1960. Introducing WAR PAINT. (Goldbeater x (Gypsy x Gypsy)) Midseason to late. 37 in. A smooth two-toned blended brown, toast standards (M & P) and dark toast falls with distinctive brush strokes on the haft, closely resembling war paint on an Indian Warrior's cheek. Large and flaring with some ruffling. A good parent for it imparts smooth hafts to its offspring. $15.00. Palmer.
 
 

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