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Auguste Lemonier

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Cultivar
Auguste Lemonier
Originator
Calot
Group
Lactiflora
Date
1865

Species — P. albiflora. Originated by Calot, 1863. Donated by Kline. DESCRIPTION OF BLOOM — Type of bloom anemone. Form of bloom flat, medium compact. Differentiated. Not entirely transformed. Color (total effect) reddish violet; guards, 3-4 (180), clear; center uniform color. Fragrance pleasant X. Blooming time mid-season. Medium to small in size. DESCRIPTION OF PLANT — Habit of plant erect, medium height, medium compact. Growth strong and healthy. Stem medium long, strong, reddish green. Blooming habit medium. Buds borne in clusters. Foliage well furnished, dark green, medium size; veins reddish green. COMMERCIAL VALUE — For cut bloom medium; landscape value medium. Variety as a whole medium.

Reference: 1911-CUB 306:079