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(TB) 'Original Sin'

1979, Miller

'Original Sin' (Bernice Miller, R. 1978). TB, 28" (71 cm), Early midseason bloom and rebloom (late October in New Mexico). Standards purple, faintly mottled white, white center edged purple; falls ruffled white with 3/16" purple edge and dotted purple another 1/4"; white beard tipped purple. 'Memphis Lass' X 'Gibson Girl'. B Miller 1979.

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From AIS Bulletin #233 Spring 1979 Introducing ORIGINAL SIN (B. Miller). TB (short) or possible BB, EM & RE late October. The deviation from orthodox plic behavior is in the standards, which are purple, lightly mottled white outside, and white inside with purple plicata edge. Falls white, with purple 3/16" ruffled edge and another 1/4" dotted purple. Size of bloom in proportion to height. Beard white over purple. 3 branches and terminal. Most appealing. Memphis Lass X Gibson Girl. $25.00. Bernice Miller.

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