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Dr H. van der Tak

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Cultivar
Dr H. van der Tak
Originator
Nieuwenhuizen
Group
Lactiflora
Date
1916
Country
United States

Double type; large; early midseason. Glistening crimson toward the center with lighter sheen on the incurved tips of the petals; fragrance not pleasing. Stems good. This variety is comparatively scarce and is offered by few growers. Included in this list by vote of the Directors although it is not yet rated. Awarded Certificate of Merit by the Holland Bulb Society, June 16, 1918, and awarded Silver Cup at the International Flower Show at Antwerp, May 2, 1920.

Reference: 1928-B-d:090