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(TB) 'Orchid Tinsel'

1979, Rudolph

'Orchid Tinsel' (Nate Rudolph, R. 1978). Seedling# 73-88. TB, 36" (91 cm), Midseason bloom. Ruffled and waved light violet with lighter blaze around tangerine beard. Seedling# 68-60: (seedling# 64-72 x 'Lemon Mist') X 'Pink Taffeta'. Rudolph 1979.

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From AIS Bulletin #232 Winter 1979 Introducing ORCHID TINSEL---Sdlg. 73-88: 68-60 X Pink Taffeta. TB, 36", E. A beautiful over-all shade of blue-orchid with a lighter blaze around the tangerine beard. The closed, upright standards and flaring falls are wide and rounded, heavily waved and ruffled. Heavy substance. Has a show stalk with four blooms out, three branches and terminal with 9 or more buds. Plant habits are excellent and fertile both ways. $25.00. Rudolph.

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