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■(AB) 'Mendocino'

1969, Clark

'Mendocino' OGB+ (Leo Clark, R. 1969). Seedling 63 C-8 #12. AB, 15" (38 cm). Midseason bloom. Standards white, flushed rose mauve, style arms match, edges faintly laced; falls same, darker, layered over old rose; very recurved; large raspberry signal; tan beard. I. susiana X ('Imam Ahmid' x 'Kalifa Gulnare'). Sierra View Gardens, 1970. Honorable Mention 1973.

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From AIS Bulletin #197 April 1970 Introducing MENDOCINO (Leo Clark, 1970). Another superb "3/4" arilbred, and one of the best in this scarce class. White standards, flushed rose-mauve; falls same color but darker, layered over old rose. Falls are very wide and recurved with a large raspberry signal and very wide tan beard. Good substance and dependable growth. 1. susiana (species) X (Imam Ahmid x Kalifa Gulnare). $20.00. Sierra View Gardens.

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Mendocino01bh.jpgjpg Mendocino01bh.jpg manage 110 K 01 Mar 2017 - 18:10 BetsyHiggins Photo scanned from the Herbert Kerr slide collection
mendocino01.JPGJPG mendocino01.JPG manage 805 K 30 Apr 2017 - 15:12 TerryLaurin Photo scanned from the Glenn Corlew slide collection
mendocino02bh.jpgjpg mendocino02bh.jpg manage 95 K 01 Mar 2017 - 18:10 BetsyHiggins Photo scanned from the Herbert Kerr slide collection
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