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Monsieur Marsaux

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Cultivar
Monsieur Marsaux
Originator
Verdier
Group
Lactiflora
Date
1861

Species: P. albiflora. History: Originated by Verdier in 1861. DESCRIPTION IN BRIEF: Single, rosy magenta, midseason, good. DESCRIPTION IN DETAIL: Single, petals truncate or very bluntly rounded at apex, stamens abundant, filaments yellow, tinged with red; carpels green, slightly hairy; stigmas same color as guards, recurved. Color rosy magenta 1(169). Medium size. Odor unpleasant. Foliage medium size and color with a few hairs on under side of leaves.

Reference: 1908-CUB 259:129