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(TB) 'Nancy Ames'

1961, Buttrick

'Nancy Ames' (Stedman Buttrick, R. 1960). Seedling# 53-26. TB, 36" (91 cm), Very late bloom. Color Class-V1, Sea lavender-violet self; white beard. ('Seafarer' x 'Great Lakes') X (('New Snow' x 'Cloud Castle') x ('Blue Monarch' x 'Cloud Castle')). Fairmount 1961.

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From Fleur De Lis Gardens catalog 1963: NANCY AMES (Buttrick '61) M.L. 36 in. (Seafarer x G. Lakes) x ((New Snow x Cloud Castle) x (Blue Monarch x Cloud Castle)). A bright luminous lavender self with no texture veining and of heavy substance and perfect form. The broad petals are nicely ruffled and have a glistening silvery finish. Choice. 15.00.

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