■(JI) 'Southern Son'
( Currier McEwen
, R. 1989) Seedling 85/88B. JI (6 F. diploid), 36" (91 cm), Midseason to late bloom. Close to true medium blue (RHS 93B), gold signal. 80/165: (77/65(1): ((('Garden Caprice'
x self) x 'Frostbound'
) x unknown) x unknown) X 'Continuing Pleasure'
. Pope's Perennials, Seaways Gardens 1990.
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| From AIS Bulletin #276 January 1990 Introducing SOUTHERN SON: Diploid, 6 falls, M-L. 8" flowers on 36" stalks are the closest to true medium blue that we have seen (RHS-93B). Outstanding! Fertile. 80/165 X Continuing Pleasure. $25. Seaways Gardens.
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