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■(TB) 'Incandescent'

1958, Plough

'Incandescent' (Gordon Plough, R. 1957). Seedling# 53-14-10. Onco-TB, 26" (66 cm). Early midseason bloom. Color Class Y5. Standards straw-yellow; falls dark brownish yellow with molasses-red radiating from beard; yellow-brown beard. 'Inca Chief' X 'Asoka Of Nepal'. Eden Road 1958.

NOTE: Also listed in AB web. 'Incandescent'.

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From AIS Bulletin #149, April 1958. Introducing INCANDESCENT-EM. 26 in. (Inca Chief X Asoka of Nepal). Stds. are straw yellow. Falls are brownish yellow with diffused molasses red signal. $15.00. Eden Road.
From Rainbow Hybridizing Gardens catalog 1963 INCANDESCENT (Plough '58) EM-26". Well named for this is indeed a beauty with a glowing appeal. Standards straw yellow; falls dark brownish yellow with a molasses red overlay radiating out from beard like a diffused signal. Beard yellow-brown. Use this to brighten up your garden and spotlight attention. HM'61. Inca Chief X Asoka of Nepal. Regularly $3.50; on $10 order $2.10; on $25 order $1.40; 3 for $3.80.

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Topic revision: r11 - 09 Mar 2019, Betsy881
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