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■(BB) 'Ladybug'

1982, Hamblen

'Ladybug' ( Melba Hamblen, R. 1981). Seedling #M75-21 BB. BB, 25-27" (64-70 cm), Early to late bloom. standards ruffled grayed yellow (RHS 162C), faintly flushed salmon near midrib; Falls lighter than standards with yellow-orange rim (14C) widening at tip to 3/8" (0.9 cm), amber-toned hafts; burnt orange beard. Seedling #71-75A: ( 'Minnesota Glitters' x seedling #64-46: ( 'Orange Parade' x ( 'Orange Creamo' x 'Glittering Amber')) x 'Mission Sunset')) X 'Saffron Robe'. Mission Bell 1982. High Commendation 1981; Honorable Mention 1984; Award of Merit 1986.

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