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Mattie Lafuze

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Cultivar
Mattie Lafuze
Originator
Johnson
Group
Lactiflora
Date
1944
Country
United States

Double, white, with faint tinge of pink when first opening. Very large bloom, sometimes measuring ten inches in diameter and five inches deep on mature plants. Medium height. Fragrant. Very long lasting. Late, midseason. Very large foliage (largest of 150 varieties). Very strong, stiff stems. Opens freely in any weather and has come good the past eight years without failure.

Reference: 1944-093:31