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■(JI) 'Pin Stripe'

1954, Marx

'Pin Stripe' (Walter Marx, R. 1954) JI, 42" (107 cm), Early midseason bloom. White veined blue. Class 1. 'Osamaru-miyo' X 'Helene'. Marx 1954.

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From Marx Gardens catalog, 1955: PIN STRIPE (Marx 1954) Each $3.75 A most refined and delicately veined selection remindful of Helene. Superior in every way the color pattern is sharp and clear, pure white ground penciled bright blue. Tufted centers of white styles and petaloids brushed blue violet. The overall color pattern is much lighter than Court Jester a sister seedling. The 4 foot stems are well branched and bear 4 to 5 flowers in midseason.

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pinstripe01.jpgjpg pinstripe01.jpg manage 93 K 14 Jun 2014 - 19:49 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the Rosalie Figge slide collection
pinstripe01616.jpgjpg pinstripe01616.jpg manage 35 K 21 Feb 2016 - 14:39 Main.Betsy881 Photo scanned from the Rosalie Figge slide collection
pinstripe1.JPGJPG pinstripe1.JPG manage 55 K 23 Apr 2020 - 15:10 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the 1959 Walter Marx Gardens catalogue by Terry Laurin
Topic revision: r12 - 01 Apr 2022, TLaurin
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