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■(JI) 'Sessyu'

1995, Kamo

'Sessyu' (Mototeru Kamo by Currier McEwen, R. 1995) JI (3 F.), 34" (85 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards white, edged reddish violet (RHS 83D); style arms white, tufted; Falls white, brushed soft violet blue (91B), fading with age, signal yellow (7B). Parentage unknown. Introduced in Japan, 1979.

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From AIS Bulletin #301 April 1996 Introducing Sessyu (name of ancient painter) (Kamo 1979). Diploid, 3 falls, EM to LM and a continuing bloomer. The round semi-flaring flowers are held on moderately tall clumps. The white standards have purple edging and the white falls are beautifully brushed soft violet-blue. Parents unknown. $15. Eartheart Gardens.
 

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sessyu.jpgjpg sessyu.jpg manage 22 K 15 Jun 2018 - 19:28 Main.TLaurin Photo by Eartheart Gardens
sessyu1.JPGJPG sessyu1.JPG manage 25 K 20 Mar 2013 - 03:09 Main.TLaurin Wildwood Gardens
Topic revision: r8 - 21 Dec 2018, Betsy881
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