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(TB) 'Borealis'

1984, Rudolph

'Borealis' (Nate Rudolph, R. 1983). Seedling# 79-32. TB, 28" (71 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards pale lilac with slight flush of green; falls off-white, edged green yellow; white beard tipped lemon; heavily ruffled; slight spicy fragrance. 'Lilac Frost' X 'Chartreuse Ruffles'. Klehm Nursery 1984.

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From AIS Bulletin #252, January 1984 Introducing BOREALIS-Sdlg. 79-32: (Lilac Frost X Chartreuse Ruffles). TB, 30", M. The overall color is a blend of pale lilac, greenish white and yellow. The wide, upright standards are pale lilac-pink, deeper at the hafts and very ruffled. The 3-1/2" wide, round, flaring falls are off-white with a wide band of green-yellow, heavily ruffled. Lemon yellow beards tipped lighter. Heavy substance with a beautiful combination of colors. Four branches with 6 or more buds. Fertile both ways. (See inside back cover this Bulletin for color photo). $25.00. Klehm Nursery.

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