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FROM MIDDLE RIVER
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Middle River, MN • (218) 222-3484 • www.honkerflats.com
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SPRING SEASON ~ 7 DAYS A WEEK!
May 1 thru June 30 • 9 A.M. - 9 P.M.
SUMMER SEASON ~ MONDAY - SATURDAY
July 1 thru Oct. 31 • 9 A.M. - 7 P.M.
CLOSED JULY 4TH!
Dwarf Conifers • Maple • Siberian Larch
Linden • Blue Spruce
Black Hills Spruce • Aborvitae
Globe Blue Spruce • Showy Mountain Ash
Junipers - Many Kinds
Weeping Caragana - Standards
Birch - Royal Frost and Paper • Spirea
Oak • Elm • Hybrid Poplar • Potentilla
Flowering Crabs • Willow • Hydrangea
Lilacs - Several Kinds • And More! Lew, Tammy and Marcus Wallace say, “Come
BARE ROOT celebrate the season with us and walk through
our huge production greenhouses. Choose from
FRUIT TREES ~ Apples • Bali Cherry • Pear hundreds of thousands of annuals and
Plum • Grape • Raspberry and Strawberry perennials. Our greenhouses are in full bloom!”
and Selected Trees and Shrubs
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Blooming Geraniums • African Daisies • Clematis
Beautiful Blue-Eyed Daisies
Double Impatiens • Coleus • Lobelia
Orn. Sweet Potato Vine • Water Garden Plants
Lots of Blooming Planters • Fuchsia • Bacopa
Hanging Baskets • Ivy Geraniums
Scaevola • Fragrant Delight Heliotrope
Million Bells • Hardy Perennials • Much More!
fOR yOUR gARDEN
2 DOzEn OR MORE
VaRIETIEs OF TOMaTOEs
AnnuAl Cherry to Beefy Boy • Northern Exposure
STRAwBERRy wEEkEND Egg Plant • Broccoli • Asparagus • Cucumbers
Cabbage • Onion Plants
June 2 and 3 Melons • Squash • Pumpkins • Gourds
For This Occasion We Have FREE Brussel Sprouts • Head Lettuce • Herbs • Celery
Strawberry Ground Cherries • Cauliflower
Peppers (off-the-scale hot to mild green)
Ice Cream Cones
Strawberry Plant “He who plants a garden,
With Each $10 Purchase walks hand in hand with God”
2012 NEW INTRODUCTIONS MINIATURES
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GLADIOLUS TERMS OF SALE Greetings
Payment: Credit card online; or check or money order payable to: Welcome to Gladiolus Exoticus, our catalog of designer glads at Honker Flats. We are the
Wallace family, Lew, Tammy and Marcus. We are pleased with the response from the past year and
Honker Flats appreciate our new customers, friends and repeat orders.
45313 240th Ave. N.E. • Middle River, MN 56737 Special thanks go to hybridizers Bob Longhenry, Don Selinger, Dave Kollasch, Sue
Jackson, Jeff Radunz, Robert Schalow, Lyle Madeson, Mel Schrimpf and John Meyer for allowing
E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org • www.honkerflats.com us to showcase their fine creations. The class of 2012 promises to be very exciting indeed!
Guarantee: We are delighted to have two more hybridizers join our glad family. Don Selinger’s son,
David Selinger from Iowa brings us the exquisite 278 Professor Plum, a fine glad for cut or show.
Bulbs are guaranteed to please you upon arrival and should be unpacked and Reg and Marlene Powys-Lybbe from High River, Alberta, Canada created the luscious Velvet
inspected when received. Claims should be made by one week after delivery. Mistress.
Growing conditions are beyond our control, and we cannot be held responsible for John Meyer captures his first All America Select award with Farmer’s Daughter, a hottie
results. At no point will we be responsible for more than the purchase price. Of in neon-salmon orange. He also brings us Sacia Lynn, a 475. This was the one that we first saw
course, we are interested in your success and experiences. Cultural information and in his garden in 2010. Just as awesome is The Kings Kisses. What a royal treat.
customer surveys will be sent with your order. We’ve watched Mel Schrimpf show Miss Amery to 3 seedling championships. What a great
Discount Pricing: play of colors and show potential he has in Happy Hour.
Don Selinger’s award winning Spritzer has been worth the wait, sparkling rose and
Buy 6 of same size and variety for price of 5. refreshing. Don hits the exoticus mark with William Tell, what an unbelievable glad.
(Excluding 2012 new introductions, cut flowers, collections, units, pens & labels) This year’s intros are loud and exotic, promising to yield loads of joy. Thanks hybridizers
We will accept orders from Canada, but not from any other foreign for sharing your best.
country at this time. Canadian orders please use Canadian Order Form. We are pleased to have enough stock again of Morning Princess, the 2009 exhibition
sensation. One prominent showman already has some reserved! You will also see several of the
Shipping: 2010 class back; Horse Feathers, Longhenry’s silver smokey pinkish grey; Madeson’s Wonderful
Starting, weather permitting, mid March, April, May World in chiseled light lavender. We’re lucky to have them back on the list after such foul weather
in the fall of 2010.
Shipping Charges Looking back on 2011, it had its challenges, with excessive weather. Too wet in spring.
Amount of order 0 - $80.00 = $11.35 Extreme heat in mid July with damaging winds, the county is lucky to have survived. Several of our
Amount of order over $80.00 = add an additional 10% favorite trees are gone and we continue repairs to our greenhouses. The glads survived the heat
Minnesota residents required to pay Minnesota sales tax of 6.875% and produced a great floral crop for the glad shows. The fall weather held and a fine crop of corms
were harvested. What an unusually mild winter. We look forward to spring with renewed faith that
Catalog orders should be received by April 30! all will work out.
Later orders subject to availability. We had a fun show season, exhibiting at our state show at New Ulm, the MN State Fair and
the Honker Flats Gladiolus Festival. The Glad Society, such a talented group of people and we do
Pre-booked/prepaid orders may be picked up at our have a great fun time together. Many of these people made the drive up to Middle River to make
Honker Flats Greenhouse Location the Honker Flats Glad Festival happen. Our number of local exhibitors continues to increase,
with many first time exhibitors. If you grow glads bring them to show, we also provide glads if you
Assortments of some glad bulbs will be available first come at our want to participate in the design show.
greenhouse location May 1 through May 31. A big announcement! The Minnesota Glad Society is making plans to host the NAGC (North
American Gladiolus Council) Convention, starting Labor Day weekend 2013 in the Minneapolis
area. This will be the very first time the convention and full scale show will be held in gladiolus
CUT FLOWER SPECIAL growing season. A big change from a January time frame! This is a very exciting time to belong
These are cut flowers not bulbs. We have been sending cut glads to the MN Glad Society and NAGC.
through the mail and Spee-Dee and it has worked very well. We cut the glads Our main business of Honker Flats Greenhouse continues to flourish. We now prepare for
showing good color in bud. When you receive them in 1-4 days, depending on our 38th season. We appreciate those that “come home to Honker Flats” each year to shop for their
distance, recut the stems and place in warm water with the flower life type bedding plants, exotic annuals, perennials and nursery stock. The walk-in cooler is a huge success
product included. Let stand a few hours to rehydrate and open. for our Bare Root Barn. It is cool and bright and keeps the bare root nursery stock in great shape,
and makes for easy shopping. The cooler is also very useful in the fall when working with cut
We can send groups of 12 stems for $30.00. Groups of 24 stems for flowers and vegetables. We specialize in the newest introductions to horticulture.
$50.00 (delivered pricing) in Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, We are taking orders for glad corms from our friends in Canada this year and are able to
Wisconsin and Iowa. All other states: 12 stems for $40.00 and 24 stems for ship across the border for the first time!
$60.00. Of course this offer depends upon availability and needs to be booked We recently attended the Manitoba Horticultural Association Convention and spoke on
Gladiolus. We had a great time and found energetic gardener friends with enthusiasm for
at least a week ahead of time. Phone or e-mail orders would probably be best. growing glads. We look forward to shipping corms into Canada this year! Whether you purchase
During the blooming season we have the advantage of choosing from glads from our catalog, visit our greenhouses, visit a show, join a society, or come to our
the thousands of the very best and newest that we grow. Gladiolus Festival in September, “Welcome to our Honker Flats Family!”
Spring weather permitting, we hope to have blooms August and September for sure. Lew, Tammy and Marcus Wallace
Weddings, birthdays, anniversaries, the possibilities are endless. FRONT COVER ~ “TC – Twins Mascot” design by Tammy Wallace
2011 Minnesota State Fair- Interpretative Grand Champion.
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2012 Gladiolus Exoticus DESIGNER GLAD COLLECTION
5 Each of 10 Varieties Named
and Labeled Separately
Our choice to WOW you!
A Mixture of Colors and Types
50 Large Bulbs
NEW INTRODUCTIONS $
50.00 50 Unlabeled Bulbs
PRICES Order Multiple Designer Collections $
L $5.00 M $4.50 S $3.75 • Unit = 1L, 1M, 1S = $10.00 And Each Will Be Different! 37.50
FARMER’S DAUGHTER SACIA LYNN (Meyer 12) 475 M
(Meyer 12) 424 AAS LM [JM 10-03] (Open) Named for one of WHERE YOU CAN SEE GLADS
[JM 650-03] (Open) Farmer’s Daughter is John’s granddaughters, you will be
John & Barb Meyer’s first All America March 31, 2012
captivated by Sacia Lynn’s remarkable
Select Winner. She’s dressed in hot neon
color – a bright medium rosy lavender, MINNESOTA GLAD SOCIETY GLADIOLUS
salmon orange and ready for a night on
the town. A tall healthy grower with 26 or with a wide white lip petal marking, BULB SALE AND AUCTION - 1:00 P.M.
more well placed buds, holding 8 open and overlaid with deep rosy lavender veining. In Conjunction With Spring Alive Four
6 in color. You’ll be the talk of the Robust vigor and health, 24 buds on a 32 Master Gardeners Workshop and Trade Show 7:30 A.M.-12 Noon
Ho-Down when you escort this well inch head, 8 open in formal style with 6 in South Central College, North Mankato, MN
endowed filly into the show hall. YeeHaw! color- Sacia Lynn’s large ruffled blooms
will keep you wanting more! August 11 and 12, 2012
HAPPY HOUR (Schrimpf 12) 265 M MINNESOTA STATE GLAD SHOW
[MS-111] (Open) It’s always 5 o’clock
SPRITZER (Don Selinger 12) 363 EM Brown Co. Fairgrounds • New Ulm, MN
somewhere when you have this
expressive medium reddish rose, with a [Sel 01-33] (Erin Rose X Open) Pop the cork Contact Joy Clobes at 507-426-6011
For Time or Exhibit Details
sharp deep rose blotch on a large cream its time to celebrate! Our Minnesota
throat growing in your patch. What a site society has been awaiting the arrival of
to behold when 28 formal buds burst into Spritzer since it won the 2008 Ed Squires August 25 and 26, 2012
bloom holding 10 open with 10 in color. Seedling Award at the Central Interna- MINNESOTA STATE FAIR GLADIOLUS SHOW
Already a seedling champ- Happy Hour tional Show in Austin, MN. Spritzer is a Minnesota State Fair Grounds • Hort Building
has a great future.
sparkling medium rose with a deeper rose Contact Jim Butler at 651-780-1681 to Exhibit
MISS AMERY (Schrimpf 12) 366 M blotch. It’s an unusual shade of rose that
[MS-222] (Open), Strike up the band. works well in arranging. Spritzer has September 1 and 2, 2012 • 9:00 A.M. - 7:00 P.M.
Every day’s a parade. Miss Amery’s triangular, ruffled florets of medium
coming to town. She’ll wave to you in her substance. 23 inch heads with 21-22 buds,
HONKER FLATS GLADIOLUS FESTIVAL
luxurious reddish rose gown. This Miss hold 7 open with 5 in color on slender wiry MINNESOTA GLAD SOCIETY SPIKE AND SEEDLING SHOW
The greenhouse is transformed into an amazing full scale glad show with spikes and exotic designs.
grows straight and healthy with 28 buds in stems. A must have for those that like All exhibitors and viewers are welcome. Tours of glad fields, yards and greenhouses.
formal placement-opens 8 stylish blooms fresh new colors and easy to work with
Special sales at the greenhouse and nursery. Cut flowers available.
with 10 in color. Three seedling champi- Lew and Tammy Wallace, Co-Chairmen
stems. See More Details On Our Website ~ www.honkerflats.com
onships to her credit.
PROFESSOR PLUM THE KING’S KISSES (Meyer 12) 377 M ENRICH YOUR LIFE WITH GLADIOLUS!
(David Selinger 12) 278 EM [JM 158-04] (Open) Crisp florets of deep We have had a lot of fun with our gladiolus activities and friends,
[Sel 04-17] (Rembrandt X (Magic Night x warm lavender, with a large snow white and highly encourage you to join a society and/or visit a show.
Bambino)) Professor Plum did it in the throat marking, heavily peppered with
show hall, on the court of honor. He used MINNESOTA NORTH AMERICAN
deep lavender- add some sparkling white GLADIOLUS SOCIETY GLADIOLUS COUNCIL
those fantastic deep purple blossoms, darts on the lower petals and you have Mary Robinson Doris Hartline
accented with light lavender-white an-
The King’s Kisses. This is a favorite, with Membership Secretary NAGC Membership Secretary
thers and stigma to his advantage- who 9023 70th St. SW 7250 N. Township Road 103
could argue with slender stiff stems, a 24 wide open round florets, 22 buds on 27
Howard Lake, MN 55349 Kansas, OH 44841-9729
inch flower head, 24 buds, opening 8 in inch heads, 7 open, 5 in color. Nice and Phone 320-543-2749
formal fashion and 5-6 in color. Case straight, the strong slender stems are a email@example.com $25.00 for individual membership/year
solved. pleasure to grow and arrange with. $10.00 for individual membership/year www.gladworld.org
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MINIATURES 100 and 200 Size Florets 2012 INTRODUCTIONS
SNOFLAKES (Selinger 07) 100 E L $5.00 M $4.50 S $3.75 • Unit = 1L, 1M, 1S = $10.00
OPAL SPLASH (Kollasch 08) 171 E [Sel 95-49] (Butterflies x open) A prolific VELVET MISTRESS WILLIAM TELL (Don Selinger 12) 475 M
[KO 01033-4] (Whiskers x open) x little white with ruffled, lacey (Powys-Lybbe 12) 458 M [Sel 03-24] (Trixie X Ocean Ice) A proud
(Snowflake x Shamiradan) A real atten- florets that are mindful of snow flakes. [PL 97-02-06] (Ebony Beauty X Unknown) feast of color. William Tell is a large
tion getter, this tiny light lavender glad has Straight, stiff, thin stems hold formal heads Velvet Mistress has glistening black buds medium lavender with a cream throat with
round florets with sharply pointed deep with great taper. Easily opens 7 of 24 buds opening luxurious deep black red, with an pronounced deep lavender/purple throat
lavender splashes, giving the appearance that will make wonderful designs and extra velvety and sparkling surface. Not blotches. 27 inch flower heads with 24
of flashing bright flares. 18” flower head perform on the show bench. Reminds me as dark as Ebony Beauty, but having buds opening 8-9 round, wide open florets
with 18 buds on a 31” plant, opens 6 with of a smaller version of the Top 10 Mini larger, fuller rounded florets. 26 inch with 7 in color. This one has layer after
3- in color. The 2” floret’s lower petals re- Glad, Milky Way. flower heads with 24 buds open 8 nicely layer of luxurious color. Don has definitely
curve and point, adding to the splash. L $1.50 ruffled florets of heavy substance, and 6 hit the mark with William Tell.
L or M $2.00 in color. With exotic allure, your Velvet
TATTLE TALE (Kollasch 02) 275 EM Mistress will have you pining for more Check Out Our Website At
ORANGE DART (Kollasch 08) 127 M when the season ends. Enjoy. www.honkerflats.com
A ruffled bright lilac glad with a large lime
2011 Gladiolus Exoticus
[KO 01053-1] (sdlg. X open) Orange Dart’s
throat. Unusual colored glad for great
dramatic bright orange color with lighter
orange tint throat and distinct cream darts
L $1.50 M $1.25 S $1.00
on each petal, provide sharp contrast for
the eye. Her waxy lightly ruffled florets are
2 3/8” on a stiff 42”plant. With 18 buds on VENUS (Selinger 06) 273 EM
(Seedling x Erin Rose) Ready to steal your
a 23” head, she can open 8 with 3-4 show- PRICES
ing color. You’ll love this sexy little lady in heart, this lightly ruffled light to medium
lavender has a large cream throat over- L $4.50 M $4.00 S $3.50 • Unit = 1L, 1M, 1S = $9.00
arrangements or in a vase by itself.
L or M $2.00 laid with dark rosy-lavender speckles. Its CANDY KISSES (Meyer 11) 301 EM rose marks deep in the throat give the
slender, whippy, 40" stems, grow straight JM 226-05] (open) Oh what a sweet treat! lightly ruffled florets that “twinkle in the
PANSY (Euer 84) 273 E in the field, exhibiting 20-22 buds, opening This decorative smooth white glad, is eye” look. Great healthy, strong, stiff
A dandy light to medium lavender with a 7 in informal zigzag pattern, and 5 in color. kissed with a large, wide, bright cherry plants, 25 inch spikes of 24 buds, opening
deep purple blotch on large cream throat. Venus is a very consistent producer of rose throat that almost engulfs the lower 8 with 7 in color will be a delight wherever
Very vivid expressive colors that are eye petals. Stiff slender stems sport 20 buds, it’s used.
cuttable spikes, even from small bulbs.
catching in designs. Show or arrange, VENUS makes great holding 7 open, with 5 in color. An instant
favorite, winning the Decorative Single KING TUT (Schrimpf 11) 266 M
baskets, you will love this goddess. (open) King Tut is a royal deep rose with a
RUSTINE (Longhenry 09) 298 M Spike Seedling Champion at the Honker
L $1.50 M $1.00 S $.75 Flats Glad Festival Show in 2010. rich velvety sheen, lighter in the center of
[LH 8212-3] (Old Spice x open) This is a the upper petal and deeper rose over the
rich reddish brown over a grey base, with WHISKERS (Selinger 90) 155 E throat of the lower petals, with slight white
reddish midrib flares. 22” flower heads CHINA DOLL (Meyer 11) 365 M
Who Yah! I’ve had a lot of fun with this [JM 28-04] (open) mid rib marks showing through. 25 inch
with 20 buds, open 7 with 5 in color. This tiny glad! This eye catching goodie has China Doll is an exotic shade of medium flower heads boast 27 buds and can hold
novel rusty colored glad has medium worked its way into many winning reddish rose; with a single lip petal of 10 formal florets open with 6 in color.
texture with formal placement. Great for deeper rose, heavily peppered with silky Strong growing, large plants produce
designs. Whiskers is a bright medium red
fall colored arrangements. white. Long flower heads of 30 inches, show caliber spikes. A great color for
with cat scratched marks of cream and exotic designs.
L $3.00 M $2.50 S $2.00 easily attain 27 buds or more. The ruffled
L $1.00 M $.75 S $.50 florets have a heavy waxy texture with
SHEYENNE (Longhenry 09) 295 EM great attachment and formal placement. LEMON CHIFFON (Kollasch 11) 216 VE
[LH 888-3] (Sdlg x Sdlg) Triangular, crisp, Opens 8-9 and 7-8 in color. The fullness of [KO 01043-1] (Seedling x Golden Slipper)
heavy textured, medium reddish tan outer YES (Madeson 03) 200 E Lemon Chiffon is dessert for the eyes. The
the buds add to the allure of this delight.
petals, with deeper reddish brown and An exquisite PURE white with white sta- color entices as it opens with spring green
grey lip petals. Long flower heads of 28” mens, beautiful heavy ruffles and texture ELLA ANNE (Meyer 11) 311 M buds maturing to bright iridescent yellow.
hold 24 buds, 7 open and 5 in color in of chiseled wax. Long flower heads with [JM 80-05] (open) Named for John’s grand 20 inch flower heads open 5 with 5 in color
zigzag placement on strong slender 26-27 buds, holding as many as 12 florets daughter, this glad will dance right to the in informal fashion. The fabulous round
stems. Makes a distinctive display of two open at once. This surely would make a front with its creamy ivory formal blooms ruffled florets give a light airy effect on
tone brown butterflies. great bridal bouquet. and lovely light yellow glow flowing over strong stiff stems. You’ll want to have this
L $3.00 M $2.50 S $2.00 L $2.50 the throat. The lavender anthers and small dessert first!
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2011 INTRODUCTIONS MINIATURES 100 and 200 Size Florets
L $4.50 M $4.00 S $3.50 • Unit = 1L, 1M, 1S = $9.00 GEMINI (Selinger 99) 137 EM LIGHT SNOW ( Kollasch 08) 100 E
TEA CUP (Kollasch 11) 175 EM it was single and 3 spike exhibition A rosy salmon with a lighter throat that is [KO 94086-6] (Whiskers x open) This small
[KO 01034-1] (Whiskers sdg. x Vawter/ seedling winner. Make this your cup of highlighted with twin deep mahogany creamy white has a green cast in the
Snowflakes sdg.) Tea Cup may be small on tea! throat blotches in crisp formal placement. throat and opening buds. The wavy round
floret size at 2 3/8 inches, but HUGE on A great choice for multiple spike classes. florets are 2 3/8” and frequently face up.
flavor. The saturation and whimsical swirl TRIXIE (Selinger 11) 373 EM L or M $1.50 Flower head is 22” with a field height of
of color are wonderful. Each floret is [Sel 97-23] (Pulchritude x Milky Way) 44”. Light Snow opens 5 or more of the 20
surrounded with deep lavender petal tips Like a breath of fresh air this trixter will GRAND GIRL (Kollasch 09) 102 E buds with 3 showing color. Earliness and
and edges, with a lavender reflection on captivate you with its bold deep purple [KO 01014-1] (Dasher seedling) x (Salmon thin wiry stems help in creating nice airy
the upper petals. Tea Cup has a large throat blotches on a cream blanket in a Tips x Page Boy) Grand are these ruffled, arrangements.
white throat, with each lip petal trimmed field of light lavender. An early midseason light yellow girls with a greenish cast. L or M $2.00
with a fine thread of lavender. Nice bloomer, it’s quite healthy and a uniform Petite showgirls with 18 buds, open 6
lengthy flower heads of 22 inches, grow 19 producer of cuttable spikes. 24 inch flower florets with 3-4 in color on 45” plants and LITTLE POLKA (Peeters 06) 235 E
buds with 6-7 holding open and 3to 4 in heads with 25 buds, holding 7 open, with 25” heads. Nice fresh color in a 100 size. Pretty pink-salmon, formal, florets have
color. It was a winner of seedling classes six in color. Catch your breath and grab L $3.00 M $2.50 S $2.00 large red blotches overlaid on large white
in Wisconsin with a Reserve of Show. At some more Trixie, you won’t want to miss throats.
the Honker Flats Glad Festival Show 2010 using it in creative designs. JEANNIE ROSE (Walker 87) 279 EM L $2.00
Lightly ruffled medium purple with a
2010 Gladiolus Exoticus deeper rose purple throat in formal
LAGUNA (Kollasch 07) 273 M
LOVELINESS (Fischer 92) 245 VE
A melody of peaches, yellows and ruffles.
L $1.00 M $.75 S $.50
INTRODUCTIONS [KO 00023-1] (Aztalan x open) This
unusual needle pointed silvery lavender
MERRIMENT (Selinger 08) 243 EM
[Se. 00-101] (Milky Way x Black Lash)
PRICES glad won the Ernie Vennard award at the This happy little gal is a dependable maker
L $4.50 M $4.00 S $3.30 • Unit = 1L, 1M, 1S = $9.00 2006 Central International Show. The of cuttable spikes, and a prolific
HORSE FEATHERS (Longhenry 10) 596 M WONDERFUL WORLD petals lack ruffling but are enhanced propagator. A gorgeous medium pink
[LH 910] (Bombay X The Phantom) Well, (Madeson 10) 472 M instead with white midrib spears over a ruffle surrounds a light pink base with a
what would you expect Horse Feathers to [LM OC – 54] (Ed x Fire Frenzy) I see them deeper lavender blush on the lower petals. large white throat. It opens 7 heavy
look like? SILVER SMOKY PINKISH GREY bloom for me and you and I think to myself The 27 inch flower heads hold 6 to 7 open textured, 3” florets, with 5 in color of 22
of COURSE! This large informal decora- what a wonderful world. I see bright iri- with 5 in color of 24 buds. buds on 22” flower heads. You’ll want
tive has 20 buds, 7 open, and 5 in color. descent light lavender florets with a white L $1.50 M $1.50 S $.75 baskets full, and you’ll get em.
Gently ruffled 6 inch rich creamy smooth lip blotch. I see lovely heavily ruffled flo- L or M $2.00
textured florets will captivate any audi- rets with great texture. I see straight LEMON TART (Selinger 08) 215 M
ence. This is the smoky that Lew had in spikes with 24 formal buds, opening 8 and [Sel 92-91] (sdlg. X sdlg.) 26 to 28 buds, MILKY WAY (Selinger 98) 200 M
his reserve champion arrangement at the holding 10, with 6 in color. All is well, what open 8 with 6 in color, of a bright golden A top show contender with a high order of
Minnesota 75th Diamond Jubilee Show. A a WONDERFUL WORLD! yellow with a surprisingly tart mahogany beauty and balance. A heavy textured,
throat blotch. The long slender flower crisp white with a touch of ivory in the
Bob Longhenry decorative delight.
heads of 27” present a good framework throat. Its consistency, from its seedling
for the informally placed, 2 ¾” slightly
HOT PICKS COLLECTION hooded florets of medium substance.
days to the present, has lead it to the Court
of Honor in single, three spike and 5 spike
We have loads of varieties in Lemon Tart has Court of Honor success in
Wisconsin and Minnesota with 3 spike classes.
propagation that aren’t in the L $2.00
catalog, EXCITING and EXOTIC. and seedling champs to its credit.
L or M $2.00
2 Each of 10 Varieties OCEAN BREEZE (Bates 98) 212 M
Named and Labeled Separately A two tone light ivory-yellow with deeper
20 Large Bulbs For $40 Check Out Our Website At lip petals and greenish tints. An exhibition
type with wide open heavily ruffled waxy
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L or M $1.25
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ZLATE OPOJENIE (GOLD RUSH)
(Adamovic 93) 412 EM
500 • 400 • 300 Sizes
rolling over the ruffles on petal edges. Very
nice. Should be used in hybridizing for un-
2009 Gladiolus Exoticus
Unusual exotic petal shape, wide and flar- usual petal type.
ing but very ruffled and waxy. The color is
sparkling light yellow with deeper yellow
J $4.00 INTRODUCTIONS
MINIATURES 100 and 200 Size Florets L $4.00 M $3.50 S $3.00
AMERICIAN DREAM BROWN STAR (Mimranek 05) 298 EM MORNING PRINCESS RED RIVER (Longhenry 09) 256 EM
(Hartline 06) 235 EM A rich deep brown with orange-red un- (Selinger 09) 401 EM [LH 8249] (Black Lash x Christopher B) The
This is a very ruffled, waxy glad for show dertones and a lighter center and slight [Sel 01-67] (Lady Lucille x Sdlg) This crisp color is an intense deep rose red, with
or decorative beauty. A smooth medium red spears. Formal growing with good tex- formal beauty has displayed her attributes whitish lavender anthers. It has medium
coral salmon with a yellow throat blotch, ture. L $2.00 on the court of honor, in the garden with substance, round, waved florets. The 24
holds open 9 waxy florets of 22 buds on fantastic health, and a place in my heart inch flower heads with 22 buds, 7 open, 6
BURNING STARS for spectacular designs. Heavy sub- in color, display formal exhibition style. We
26” flower heads. It’s just hard to imagine (Selinger 07) [up] 195 VE
so much texture and volume in a 200 size stance, pristine white, lightly ruffled florets expect this one to show well.
[98-172] (sdlg.xsdlg.) This interesting face- marked on the midrib with a crisp ruby red
glad. L $2.00 M $1.50 up has smoky brown on the floret tips dart. 25 buds on 27” flower heads open 8 Check Out Our Website At
changing to a BURNING coppery orange with 6 in color. www.honkerflats.com
ANNA LYNN (Selinger 08) 265 EM
surrounding a large glowing yellow throat.
Pronounced Ah –Nah and named after
Will open 6 and 5 in color of 20 to 24 buds.
Don’s granddaughter. [Sel 98-65] (sdlg. X
Tall and straight with stiff slender stems. LARGE VARIETIES 500 • 400 • 300 Sizes
Erin Rose) Your heart will be captured as
Great novelty. L $1.50 AARALYN (Alleman 07) 467 M BICOLOR ICE CREAM
this fairy princess dances her way from
CHOCOLAT (Selinger 06) 298 E A Beautiful ruffled deep rose with a cream (Adamovic 92) 333 M
garden to show table. Her color is a bright
medium lavender rose. A lighter cream This lightly ruffled, rich chocolate brown throat that can hold 8 to 10 florets open at A mouth watering blend of pinkish salmon
throat is high lighted with deep lavender will surely be a glad to savor. Chocolat once. It is #6 on the NAGC Recent Intro- with a large creamy yellow throat, heavily
rose speckling, with expressive cream grows stiff slender stems, holding 20-22" duction List, with great texture and ruffled with waxy texture. L $1.50
midribs showing through. 25” stiff flower heads with 18-20 buds, 7 open and placement of florets and balance of spike. BLAZING ARROW (Jackson 09) 454 LM
flowerheads with 22-24 buds, opens 8 5 in color. Bulblets are plentiful and quite L $2.00 [CSJ 98-12- A] (Orange Splendor x Fireball
round, wide open ruffled florets with 6 in large. With mouth watering color and II) This bright, vibrant scarlet-red with a
color, medium substance and informal good growing ability you will always want ALBERT (Lubojacky 91) 395 M
A unique ruffled smoky red with chocolate slight yellow midrib spear, will be a Blazing
placement. Already a seedling champ, plenty of this novelty gladiolus for Arrow in your garden. Great ruffling and
Anna Lynn recently won the Ed Squires designing and show. lip petals, in nice formal placement.
substance give this a 3D effect. Straight
Award at the 2007 Canadian International, L $2.00 M $1.50 S $1.00 L $1.50 M $1.25 S $1.00 stems with 25 formal buds, open 8 well
Winnipeg, Manitoba. COUNTRY KNOLL (Frederick 05) 204 M attached florets, 5-6 in color on 27” heads.
ANYU S. (Peeters 02) 471 LM
L $2.50 M $2.00 A clear medium yellow-green with slightly A hot colored decorative with Blue Ribbon
A lovely light rose-lavender with a cream
deeper lower petals. Formal with good throat, blooming in formal exhibition style. show appeal.
AZTALAN (Kollasch 07) 113 E L $3.00 M $2.50 S $2.00
texture, medium ruffling & round florets. L $2.00
[KO 94326-20] This (Golden Slipper x open)
cross won the Seedling 3 Spike Champion BLUE BEAUTY
at the 2005 Wausau, WI Show and the FLOWER GIRL (Kollasch 09) 175 M ART SHOW (Madeson 03) 461 M
(Fisher-Madson 98) 484 AA
2006 Central International Show. The 2-3/8 [KO 00024-1] (Aztalan x open) This striking An exquisite heavily ruffled, light rosy-
A huge growing medium blue with a pur-
in. wavy, light yellow florets display a scar- miniature glad has zigzag placed lavender lavender blush with a rose-red throat plish feather in the throat. L $1.50
let throat blotch over a deeper yellow triangular shaped florets. The deep blotch. 26 buds on 32 inch heads, hold
throat. This little beauty will shine in your lavender petal tips and upper petal open 10 with 8 in color. Heavy waxy tex- BLUE CHIP (Apfel 04) 385 M
garden and be a great asset to the 100 showcase a wide greenish cream throat, ture makes this one of our favorites. Attractive shade of medium blue with a
class. L or M $1.00 and cream midrib darts. Plain petals with L $3.00 white throat, nicely ruffled. L $1.50
needle point tips in a smaller size than its
BLACK PEARLS (Labrum 97) 258 M sister Laguna 07. The slender 45” stems BARN DANCE (Fischer 87) 465 M (AA) BLUE PROGRAM (Ryznar 81) 483 E
A dark favorite glistening black-red. sport 22” heads with 20 buds, holding 6 A sparkling rose deepening in the throat A luscious true medium blue with a white
Which opens 8 lightly ruffled florets. open and 3-4 in color. with a lighter silvery edge. throat & light blue feather, waxy texture &
L $1.50 L $3.00 M $2.50 S $2.00 L $1.00 M $.75 S $.50 ruffled florets. L $3.00
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OF THE NORTH AMERICAN GLADIOLUS COUNCIL'S
LARGE VARIETIES 500 • 400 • 300 Sizes
SANTA CLAUS (Hartline 05) 355 M SUMMER DELIGHT
SIZE & COLOR CLASSIFICATIONS You’ll be all HO HO HO when you grow this (Mackenzie 92) 433 M
cheery medium red with large white throat Light salmon blushed with rose with a
FLORET SIZE CLASSIFICATION bright yellow throat. 30” heads, 25 buds,
100 Miniature .............................. Florets under 2.5"
Holds open 10 of 23 buds in formal style.
200 Small .................................... Florets 2.5" - 3.5" L $3.00 8-9 open. L $1.00
300 Medium ................................ Florets 3.5" - 4.5" SWEET DREAMS (Schmitz 00) 363 E
400 Large .................................... Florets 4.5" - 5.5" SCARLET O’HARA II (Hartline 06) 436 M
500 Giant .................................... Florets 5.5" - or larger Glowing deep scarlet with red lip and red This creamy light rose with deeper rose
markings in the throat. Opens 9 lightly ruf- markings looks stunning in designs with
COLOR CLASSIFICATION fled florets with 26 buds on 26 inch heads. blue spruce. L $1.00
Color Pale Light Medium Deep Other L $2.50 SYLVIA'S CHOICE (Kollasch 07) 358 EM
White 00 SONG (Melich 95) 477 LM [KO 94056-1] (Shamiradan x open) This
Green 02 04 06 This has to be one of the most exotic glads VELVETY, ruffled deep red glad is named
Yellow 10*(1) 12 14 16 I have ever seen. A deep lavender shade in HONOR of DAVE'S MOM. She would
Orange 20*(2) 22 24 26 with a 1/8” smoky picotee of the inner have loved the unreal saturation of color
Salmon 30 32 34 36*(3) petals. It is very heavily ruffled with heavy and firm texture. I KNOW I DID ! Holds 5-
Pink 40 42 44 46 waxy substance. L $1.50 6 open, 8 in color of 20 buds. SYLVIA'S
Red 52*(4) 54 56 58 Black-Red CHOICE will be great in winning arrange-
Rose 60 62 64 66 68 Black-Rose
STAR PERFORMER ments!
(Hartline 07) 377 M (AA) L $1.50 M $1.25 S $1.00
Lavender 70 72 74 76 78 Purple
This bright rosy lavender with a
Violet (Blue) 80 82 84 86 TORNADO LU (Konicek 99) 355 M
Smokies/Tan 90 92 94 96 98 Brown
prominent white throat blotch overlaid This is a hot orange-red scarlet with waxy
by a diamond shaped red rose mark is textured highly ruffled florets.
*Includes: (1) Cream, (2) Buff, (3) Orange Scarlet, (4) Red Scarlet
Classification numbers ending in odd digit 1, 3, 5, 7, 9 indicate "with conspicuous markings" for the sure to please. The lightly ruffled L $2.00
even color number that is one less. For example, while 66 means a plain dark rose, 67 means a dark florets of heavy substance are well
rose with markings. TREV (Alleman 99) 495 LM
BLOOMING SEASON attached displaying formal placement.
An unusual smoky blend of red, salmon,
VE (Very Early) .................under 70 days LM (Late Midseason).............85-90 days A beautiful cut flower that will show and brown with the same colored blotch
E (Early) ..................................70-74 days L (Late)...................................91-99 days well across America on Top 10 Show on a creamy white throat.
EM (Early Midseason) ...........75-79 days VL (Very Late) .............100 days or more
M (Midseason) .......................80-84 days
Report. L $1.50 M $1.00 L or M $1.00
Sample on how to read code: VIOLETTA (Wa/Mo 78) 384 EM
STARRY NIGHT (Madson 02) 487 M (AA)
(Madson 02) 487 M (AA) A unique , soft medium blue-violet with a
Madson is the originator
02 is the year it was introduced I have many favorites but, this All- white hairline picotee edging all petals.
487 - first digit designates floret size - last two digits designate color America Gladiolus Selection, created by Healthy slender stems are a delight to
M - is the blooming season for large bulbs, medium and work with. L or M $1.00
small bulbs bloom slightly later our friend Jim Madson of Minnesota is the
AA - All-America Gladiolus Selection real deal! If you like designing you’ll love WILD RICE (Fischer-Madson 95) 420 LM
SIZE OF BULBS this velvety dark blue with the sparkling A bright sparkling veined buff. The color
Jumbo (J) ...........................1 3/4" and up Medium (M) ..........................3/4" - 1 1/4" white star! Starry Night has strong stiff midway between brown and yellow.
Large (L)..............................1 1/4" - 1 3/4" Small (S)...................................1/4" - 3/4" stems and is easy to grow. L $1.50
(L or M) This size includes large and medium bulbs for the same price. Your order L $1.75 M $1.50 S $1.00
will be filled from this range, first come. WILD WEST (Fischer 87) 479 LM
STEEPLE CHASE (DeRooy 01) 478 E This deep purple with a sparkling silver
SUPPLIES Tall whippy stems of an unusual shade of grey veined overlay, is a really kool
8" LABEL ~ 1 1/4" x 8" white long lasting, durable virgin vinyl. These work great and last purple with a flush of violet in the throat. novelty. L $1.50 M $1.25
for many seasons .....................................................................................Pack of 10, $1.00
The florets are needle pointed & ruffled YELLOW GOLD (Bates 98) 416 M
NURSERY MARKING PEN ~ Moisture and fade resistant, fast drying, waterproof, black, xy- with thin white midrib accents. Gorgeous A tall deep golden yellow, with formal
lene free - alcohol based ink, with ultraviolet filter for maximum fade resistance.
$2.90 each cut flower and arrangement glad. placement and tight attachment.
L or M $1.25 L $1.50
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LARGE VARIETIES 500 • 400 • 300 Sizes LARGE VARIETIES 500 • 400 • 300 Sizes
PANDORA’S BOX (Hartline 06) 383 EM PURPLE FLORA (Holland 02) 386 EM BLUE SYMPHONY (Klutey 89) 485 EM EVERMORE (Madeson 03) 495 M
A wildly exotic light shade of blue-grey, This is a real velvety, nearly black violet, A smooth medium violet-blue with a small A gorgeous brown glad with lighter upper
heavily infused with deeper lavender darkening in the throat. Easy to please for white throat. petals and darker reddish brown lower
flecks and also has a small soft frosty mouth watering designs and formal to L or M $1.00 S $.75 petals with a fine white midrib line.
white blotch in the throat. L $3.00 show. L $1.00 M $.75 S $.50 L $2.00
BOY O BOY (Hartline 05) 310 M
PATRICIA ANN (Longhenry 07) 545 M Exquisitely waxy, heavily ruffled beauty
RASPBERRY SWIRL like chiseled wax. A lovely cream with 3D EYE SPY (Madeson 04) 477 M
An impressive 500 size exhibition variety
(D. Summerville 01) 465 M glowing saturation. Holds open 8-9 very This intoxicating masterpiece of rose-
with great color appeal. A rich vibrant
The upper petals are a medium shade of formal florets on sturdy flower heads of 27 lavender SHOUTS a distinctive red blotch
shade of medium deep pink encompasses
luscious raspberry-rose with a large inches with good bud count. Very fancy. with a cream border. It’s like Eyes spying
a very crisp white throat and white midrib
creamy blotch splashed and swirled J or L $3.00 at you. A designer’s delight, working great
flares. A small reddish pink blotch stamps
across the entire floret. Simply irresistible. with green glads!
its approval in the heart of the girl. She CANDY CANE (Fischer 92) 455 M (AA)
L or M $1.50 L $1.50 M $1.25 S $1.00
holds open 10 florets of 24 with fabulous The People’s Choice glad! Upstages al-
texture and substance . Very distinctive. most any other glad for shear novelty of
RED THRILL (Alleman 06) 454 M FIESTA (Griesbach 77) 327 EM
L $2.00 M $1.50 color. A spectacular red that is striped
A bright, tall growing ruffled red. HELLO! This LOUD salmon-orange, with
PEACH COBBLER (Pletcher 02) 442 M L $1.50 and flecked with white. L $3.00 bright yellow lower petals with an orange
Light peach blending to a creamy yellow CENTAUR (Vaclavik 03) 459 LM picotee margin refuses to be ignored!
throat. Heavily ruffled and heavy textured. REFLECTION (Schalow 08) 345 EM Very successful in designs!
A lovely smooth salmon-pink with the A black-red in a darker brown tone, high-
L $1.50 lighted with white midrib line. L $1.25 M $1.00 S $.75
more intense color displayed in the lightly
PETRA (Saran 01) 327 LM L $2.00
furled outer petal edges. A light creamy FIREBALL II (Bates 94) 455 EM
Full textured waxy, heavily ruffled dark yellow rolls out over the throat. Formal CHARM SCHOOL (Selinger 07) EM This is a fiery medium red with a veined
scarlet-orange, tightly attached with for- style. L $2.00 Lovely shade of medium lavender with a yellow throat. A formal growing glad, in a
mal placement. A beauty. L $1.50 pronounced deep lavender blotch. Opens loud color. L $1.25
ROMAN CANDLES (Longhenry 08) 355 M 8 of 24 buds with formal style and gentle
PINK CLOUDLET (Konicek 01) 461 LM [LH 914-43] (sdlg x sdlg) Celebrate with
Same parentage as Spring Thaw (Bouquet ruffling. L $2.00 FLOORSHOW (Madeson 01) 345 M
this bright medium red with a hint of
x Olinka). Extremely ruffled and waxy scarlet. White throat spears shoot out CHOCOLATE RIPPLE (Frazee 78) 499 LM A dizzying combination of pink, cream, and
novelty, with light wine-rose blush and a onto the lower petals. It has an air of A reddish chocolate with cream veining red with lots of ruffles. Creamy pink upper
cream glow. mystery with lavender tinted smoky petal throughout. Large florets with extra petals with red blotches splashed over
L or M $1.50 S $1.00 edges and anthers. Opens 7 ruffled beauty. L or M $1.00 S $.75 creamy lower petals. WILD.
pointed florets, 6 in color of 22 buds. The L $3.00
POLABAN (Vaclavik 02) 463 M COUNT CHOCULA
A personal favorite with unbelievable lay- novel color and stiff slender stems make
it a favorite for arrangements. (Madeson 04) 398 EM GLO GIRL (Longhenry 07) 433 EM
ers of color. A bright soft pinkish-rose, One of my favorite browns, great for [LHZ618] (Aubrey Lane x Rachelle) This
overlaid with a medium rose color and a L or M $2.00
arrangements. Smooth milky light brown girl’s ruffles and pleats look as if her petals
hint of milky tangerine at the petal edges. ROSE PUNCH (Longhenry 06) 363 M upper petals and deep brown lower petals were chiseled from wax. A satiny light
All presented in lovely formal style, with (Peerless x Stromboli) This intoxicating, with red spears. orangish-salmon color melds over the
waxy ruffles and great texture. ruffled light rose glad sports a large deep L $1.50 M $1.25 S $1.00 petals. A dominant lemon yellow glo
L $3.00 rose blotch on the lip petals. Its 22-24 buds envelopes the throat and lip petal. Opens
DEAN’S LIST (Sprinkle 05) 447 EM
PROFUSSION (Madeson 00) 445 M in formal style can open 7 with 6 in color. A formal placed deep red-pink with a 8 with 6 in color of 24 buds, the 5 inch
Heavily ruffled and fluted pink with white Its strong slender stems will make it great sharp white throat. L $2.00 wideflorets show good attachment and
throat marks create a dazzling effect. in the garden. Yes, Bob has spiked the formal placement. Glo Girl! GLO Girl! GLO
L $2.00 Punch! ROSE PUNCH makes fantastic EBONY BEAUTY (Klutey 90) 358 M GIRL!
floral designs. This is the blackest glad I have ever seen. L $2.00 M $1.50 S $1.00
PROMISE (Madeson 00) 472 LM L $1.50 M $1.00 The buds are glistening coal black and
Light lavender self colored formal exhibi- open to florets of heavy substance and GOLIATH (Bates 04) 599 M
tion style, well attached, graceful, lightly SAND DANCER (Vincent 86) 411 M great ruffling. A pure white stigma Smooth milk chocolate with a sharp pure-
ruffled. L $2.00 A waxy ruffled cream that’s always pretty. provides a startling accent to this one of a white throat. Of course it’s big!
L $1.00 kind exotic decorative glad. L $3.00 L $1.50
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LARGE VARIETIES 500 • 400 • 300 Sizes LARGE VARIETIES 500 • 400 • 300 Sizes
GOLDEN FANTASY (Saran 06) 416 EM INSPIRE (Madeson 03) 472 LM LADY SUSAN (Gilcrist 98) 378 EM
Deep warm yellow with slight golden pi-
cotee. Heavily ruffled and heavy waxy
A very soft glowing lavender, moderately
ruffled round florets blending to near
This velvet burgundy purple deepens
toward the center and is highly Check Out
texture. L $2.00 white throat. Open 10 of 25 with 7 florets dependable as a cut flower. It’s a runaway
in color on a 28 inch head. Heavy texture
and formal placement. L $2.00
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(Fischer-Madson 99) 484 EM (AA)
This stylishly ruffled, refreshing, light true IVORY QUEEN (Saran 04) 410 M
L $1.00 M $.75 S $.50
blue, grows straight and strong. Formal exhibition ivory, heavy texture and LEAH CAROLYN
L $1.00 ruffles. L $3.50 (Everson / Radunz 08) 315 LM MY ROSE (Madeson 03) 463 M
[HESXTG #2] ( Shiloh x Touch and Glow) Beautiful medium rose outer petals sur-
GREEN STAR (Dykstra 02) 404 E JASON (Vaclavik 05) 483 LM This is a luscious decorative yellow, with a
Jason is a sparkling mid blue with a snow round the light rose blending to light pink
A beautiful large green that goes well with blush of light red over the ruffled slightly inner upper petals with a creamy yellow
many colors in arrangements. white throat. 23 buds formally placed, recurved petals. A bright red throat blotch
opening 8-10, with good waxy texture and thumbprint on the single medium rose lip
L $1.00 accents the florets of this consistent petal. The heavy texture and defined ruf-
ruffling. L or M $3.50 producer of 23 buds, holding 7 open and 5 fles gives the whole a chiseled 3D ap-
HERAKLES (Vaclavik 2004) 458 LM JUSTICE (Madeson 03) 535 M in color on 26” heads. A pleasure in the pearance. L $3.00
Deep black-red with darker shade at petal Massive nicely ruffled heavy textured flo- garden and a delight to arrange with.
edges. Formal 24-26 buds, hold 10 open, rets of bright medium orangish-salmon L or M $2.00 NESTEIDES (Vinkeles 02) 396 M
7-8 in color. L $2.00 with lighter salmon towards the center. An unusual glossy brown with a silver pi-
Can hold open 8 of 27 buds with 7 in color LILABETH (Selinger 09) 301 M cotee. A great decorative for exotic
HOLIDAZZLE (Selinger 07) 347 LM in formal style. J $3.00 [Sel 00-130] (Erin Rose x open) This exotic arrangements.
This is a loud multicolored glad. A dazzling ruffled white glad sports a lovely mid L $2.00 M $1.50 S $1.00
deep salmon pink with a red sunburst KINGS COURT (Sprinkle 96) 454 M lavender feathered blotch. Very healthy
blotch on a cream background. Well This is one of my favorite true reds, like the green leaves and strong stiff straight OLYMPIA (Vaclavik 05) 425 LM
ruffled florets on long straight heads. American flag red. It grows tall and sturdy, stems hold 20 buds, opening 7 and 6 in Glowing apricot-orange overlaid with lu-
L $2.00 M $1.50 S $1.00 opening 9-10 ruffled florets with heavy tex- color. Wonderful variety for baskets. minescent creamy yellow on lower petals.
ture and formal placement. For exhibition L $3.00 M $2.50 S $2.00 Greatly ruffled with excellent waxy sub-
HOLY SMOKE (Wells 98) 494 M or cut flower. stance. L $4.00
A Mileesh seedling that opens 9-10 beau- L $3.00 M $2.50 MAJESTIC PURPLE
tifully ruffled, heavy substance florets in (Anderson 00) 478 EM ORANGE JOY (Madeson 08) 425 M (AA)
formal style on 32 inch heads. A glowing LA CORUNA (K&M 57) 459 M This majestic purple opens 8 nicely ruffled Each 5 inch floret is a burnished orange,
medium tan that lightens in the throat. A Dark rose-red with white feathered florets in formal placement. giving it a smokey tint with a large medium
personal favorite. L $4.00 blotches on lower petals. Plain petal & L $1.50 yellow throat. The florets are tightly at-
HURON JEWEL (Peeters 03) 356 M medium texture but a vivid old timer. tached with formal placement, heavily ruf-
L $2.00 MARTHA STEWART fled of waxy substance. A joy to behold.
Love at first sight, this sparkling deep red (Madeson 05) 300 M (AA)
with tiny white arrows on the midribs is a L $3.50
LADY LUCILLE (Martin J. 96) 345 LM 2005 All America Gladiolus Selection. A
personal favorite. Opens 7 lightly ruffled gorgeous, heavily ruffled pure white with ORANGE SPLENDOR
florets of 24 buds, with good substance The premier show glad in North America.
#1 on the top ten show report. A ruffled thick waxy petals. Grows long lasting, (Fischer 03) 425 M (AA)
and tight formal placement. weather resistant blooms on very strong 2003 All-America Selection. I love this
L $1.50 M $1.00 medium pink with a pure white throat and
raised white midribs. Easily opens 9 erect stems. 8-9 of 24-26 buds open in for- blend of medium SPARKLING ORANGE
HURON MEADOW (Peeters 03) 302 M formally placed blooms with a total of mal placement, with 7-8 in color, a sure with a BRIGHT YELLOW center overlaid
A fresh light yellow-green with a deeper 27-29 buds on flower heads of 32” or more. favorite! with a prominent RED spearhead blotch.
throat. Nicely ruffled with good substance The heavy substance helps this glad last L $2.00 M $1.50 S $1.00 L $1.00 S $.50
and attachment. L $2.00 a long time in the garden or cut. ORBITER (Roberts 81) 305 EM
L $2.00 DISCOUNT PRICING Novelty color basically green with a laven-
IMAGINE (Labrum 03) 411 M Buy 6 of the Same Size and Variety der-rose picotee and subdued blotch of
A two tone cream and yellow beauty in For the Price of 5!
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formal fashion. L $2.00 www.honkerflats.com Excluding 2012 Introductions L $3.00
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