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■ (SPEC) 'Dottie's Double'

1983, Warrell

'Dottie's Double' (Dorothy Warrell, R. 1983). I. virginica , 32" (81 cm). Midseason bloom. Orchid lavender, yellow signal. Collected species of unknown parentage. Cooper's Gardens 1983.

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Pries photo at Nauvoo IllinoisJoan Cooper photoPries photo at Nauvoo IllinoisPhoto scanned from the Carla Lankow slide collection


From Cooper's Garden catalog 1983: DOTTIE'S DOUBLE I. virginlca Shreve! collected in Ohio by Dorothy Warrel. This Is the first double of the species that we have heard of and it is attractive: six orchid-lavender falls, conspicuous orange-yellow signals surrounded by a white area. Foliage is erect, dark green, stained purple at the base; sturdy stems, floriferous. $12.50. It has produced double seedlings.

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-- BobPries - 2010-09-20
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Dotties_Double_cooper_edited-1.jpgjpg Dotties_Double_cooper_edited-1.jpg manage 35 K 20 Sep 2010 - 16:36 BobPries Joan Cooper photo
dotties_double.jpgjpg dotties_double.jpg manage 117 K 04 Dec 2013 - 19:34 BobPries Pries photo at Nauvoo Illinois
dotties_doublesmall.jpgjpg dotties_doublesmall.jpg manage 173 K 04 Dec 2013 - 19:36 BobPries Pries photo at Nauvoo Illinois
dottiesdouble09.jpegjpeg dottiesdouble09.jpeg manage 70 K 19 Feb 2020 - 20:11 TerryLaurin Photo scanned from the Carla Lankow slide collection
Topic revision: r11 - 04 Apr 2022, TerryLaurin
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