Clairette

Acquired: 1926
Record Updated February 17, 2022
Single

Form

Single
Pink

Color

Pink
Midseason

Season

Midseason

Cultivar Group

lactiflora
Introduced
1905

Breeder

Dessert

Country of Origin

France

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History

1918-B006-I:05 Single

1921-B014:09 Symposium II rating: 8.5

1923-SPN:344

1928-B:64 Single. 8.1 (Sym. 1925). White.

1928-B-d:088 Single type; large; midseason. Pale pink buds, opening to regularly formed white flowers of silky texture with a tuft of yellow stamens in the center; no appreciable fragrance. Tall; profuse in bloom; strong Stems. Good foliage. Blooms in clusters and its stiff stems give it some value for decorative use in the garden. “Too tall and straggling for an ideal garden single.”—Saunders.

1938-W&D:105 8.1 Single. Large, blush pink, early. Carpels hairy, tips white; disk distinct, white. Plant medium size, spreading.

1976-K:015 Single – Pink -Pink to White. Tall. No appreciable fragrance. Large. Pale pink buds, opening regularly formed white flowers of silky texture with a tuft of yellow stamens in the center. Profuse in bloom; strong stems. Good foliage. Blooms in clusters and its stiff stems give it some value as a decorative use in the garden. M.

Specimens in the Garden

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