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  1. Avalanche

    1916-Farr:36 Large, compact, crown. Milk-white, cream-white collar, center tinted lilac-white, prominent carmine flecks lengthwise of the petals. Fragrance X. Strong grower, free bloomer. Late. Extra fine. $1.50. NOTE.—Avalanche is much confused with Albatre, and in most collections it is Avalanche, which is offered under both names. The two...

    February 9, 2016

  2. Adolphe Rousseau

    1916-Farr:36 Very large, semi-double. Purple-garnet, 5(165). Very tall, vigorous grower; dark foliage, veined red. Early. One of the darkest Peonies. Fine for landscape effects. In my opinion the best very early dark red Peony. $2. See color plate facing p. 32.

    1921-B014:07 Symposium II rating: 8.5.

    1923-SPN:343

    1928-B:23...

    February 9, 2016

  3. Albert Crousse

    1916-Farr:36 Very large, flat, compact, bomb. Rose-white, 3(8), flecked crimson. Fragrant. Tall, erect, free bloomer. Late. Extra. $1.50.

    1918-B006-I:02

    1921-B014:07 Symposium II rating: 8.6

    1923-SPN:343

    1928-B:23 Double. 8.6 (Sym. 1921). Pink.

    1928-B-d:079 Double type; large; late. Light rose-pink with a...

    February 9, 2016

  4. Alsace Lorraine

    1916-Farr:36 Very large flat, semi-rose type. Petals arranged like a water-lily. Cream-white, 1(10), deepening to pale yellow, distinct and beautiful. Tall, vigorous, free bloomer. Late. Extra. $3.

    1918-B006-I:03

    1921-B014:07 Symposium II rating: 8.8.

    1923-SPN:343

    1928-B:24 Double. 8.8 (Sym. 1921). Creamy white....

    February 9, 2016

  5. Auguste Dessert

    1923-SPN:344

    1928-B:24 Double. 8.7 (Sym. 1925). Pink.

    1928-B-d:082 Double type; large; midseason. Big, round petals symmetrically graduated toward a loose center which shows a few stamens; intensely pink, no blue and no yellow—each petal edged with a narrow silvery border; fragrance not notable. Plant of moderate height and seems...

    February 9, 2016

  6. Augustin d'Hour (General MacMahon)

    1916-Farr:22 Syn. Marechal MacMahon. Large, medium compact, bomb. Dark, brilliant solferino-red, 5(157), slight silvery reflex. Medium tall, free bloomer. Midseason. Extra. 75 cts.

    1918-B006-I:03

    1921-B014:08 Symposium II rating: 7.8

    1923-SPN:344 syn. Maréchal MacMahon.

    1928-B:25 Double. 7.8 (Sym. 1921). Syn.,...

    February 9, 2016

  7. Aurore

    1918-B006-I:03

    1921-B014:08 Symposium II rating: 8.0

    1923-SPN:344

    1928-B:25 Double. 8.0 (Sym. 1921). Pink.

    1928-B-d:083 Double type; rather small; midseason. Undulated guards of creamy pink illumined by a striking collar of yellow stamens over which develops a ragged, irregular crown of narrow petals mixed with long...

    February 9, 2016

  8. Solfatare

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    February 9, 2016

  9. Bayadère

    1916-Farr:36 Large, globular, loose, semi-rose type. Creamy white, 2(10). Water-lily effect with an open center of golden stamens. Medium drooping habit. Midseason. Very distinct. $5.

    1918-B006-I:03

    1921-B014:08 Symposium II rating: 8.7

    1923-SPN:344

    1928-B:25 Double. 8.5 (Sym. 1925). White.

    1928-B-d:084...

    February 9, 2016

  10. Umbellata rosea

    1916-Farr:29 Large, informal, rose type. Guards violet-rose, 3(154), shading to an amber-white center. Strong, upright grower; free bloomer; one of the earliest. Extra for landscape and cutting. 75 cts. NOTE.—This variety was renamed by mistake to Sarah Bernhardt. Has also been sold under the name of La France, both of which names belong to...

    February 9, 2016

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