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■(LA) 'Kay Nelson'

1988, Granger

'Kay Nelson' (Marvin Granger, R. 1986). Seedling 80-11. LA, 20-22" (52-56 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards light lavender pink; Falls medium to deep lavender pink, light greenish yellow signal; ruffled. 'Lafitte's Retreat' X 'Charlie's Michele'. Faggard 1988. Exhibition Certificate 1982; Honorable Mention 1990; Award of Merit 1992; DeBaillon Medal 1995.

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From AIS Bulletin #269 April 1988 Introducing KAY NELSON--(Granger R-86) (Sdlg. 80-11) 32", Mid-season, 5" to 6" blooms. Great solid, ruffled grape lavender that is classically ruffled. Wide rounded 2-1/2" petals carry a rounded yellow crest. Standards are also rounded, 1-1/4" wide both have a fine light edging that's pinked or serrated. This is a charming beauty, with lavender styles, and three to four bud positions. Named for the lovely Registrar of AIS. $25.00. Albert Faggard.

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Topic revision: r16 - 26 Feb 2023, Harloiris
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