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■(TB) 'Leora Kate'

1962, Buckles

'Leora Kate' (Eugene Buckles, R. 1962). Seedling# 60-Y-3. TB, 32" (81 cm), Midseason bloom. Color Class YlG, Chartreuse-yellow self. 'Star Shine' X 'Top Flight'. Buckles 1963. Honorable Mention 1965.

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From AIS Bulletin #169, April 1963. Introducing LEORA KATE (Sdlg. #60-Y-3) HC 1962. A chartreuse-yellow self; flaring, fluted falls and closed standards, well branched, 30-inch stalk, opening 3 blooms at a time. Bloom has good texture and the plant is vigorous. Midseason. Parentage: Star Shine X Top Flight. $25.00. Eugene Buckles.
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-- BobPries - 2011-03-07
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LeoraKateBHI.JPGJPG LeoraKateBHI.JPG manage 116 K 19 Nov 2011 - 15:38 BetsyHiggins Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
leorakate01.jpgjpg leorakate01.jpg manage 93 K 06 Apr 2017 - 19:07 TerryLaurin Photo by Ross Eagles-Diversity Acres
Topic revision: r9 - 03 Jun 2024, DougChyz
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