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■(SDB) 'Starlight Waltz'

1980, Helsley

'Starlight Waltz' (Calvin Helsley, R. 1980). Seedling# 4-80. SDB, 12" (30 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards pale lemon yellow; falls white with small pale lemon yellow patch on each side of pale lemon yellow beard; heavily ruffled. 'Cotton Blossom' x 'Joy Bringer'. Honorable Mention 1984; Award of Merit 1987.

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From AIS Bulletin #245 April 1982 Introducing: STARLIGHT WALTZ (Helsley) SDB, 12", M. $15.00. This little beauty is outstanding for its extreme ruffling, personality and charm. The standards are pale lemon yellow; the falls are warm white with a small pale lemon yellow patch on each side of the lemon yellow beards. Both standards and falls are heavily ruffled, and falls flare horizontally. Flowers are very fragrant with a fragrance similar to "lilac bubble bath". Three buds. Sdlg. 4-80. Cotton Blossom X Joy Bringer. Calvin Helsley.

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