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■(TB) 'Mrs. Horace Darwin'

1888, Foster

'Mrs. Horace Darwin' (Sir Michael Foster, 1888) 21", TB. Midseason bloom. Color Class W1. Standards and Falls white with violet haft veins.

NOTE: Listed as IB in 1939 Check List. See 'Mrs. Horace Darwin' for additional information.

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From Indian Spring Farms catalog, 1927: MRS. HORACE DARWIN (Foster 1888) 6.8. S. snow-white; F. white. slightly reticulated violet at the haft. Very free flowering. 24 inches.25 cts. each; 65 cts. for 3; $2.00 per doz.


Camellia, Eytheria, Mrs. Charles Wheeler, Mrs. H. Darwin.

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