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■(JI) 'Triple Threat'

1981, McEwen

'Triple Threat' ( Currier McEwen, R. 1981) Sdlg. T3 788(1). JI (3 F. tet.), 41" (104 cm), Early to late bloom and rebloom. White with greenish yellow (RHS 154B) signal, deeper green (144B) lines on signal and on hafts. T1 75/48(6): (73/7 x unknown) X T2 75/3: (T01 72/9(10) x T1 64/12). Seaways Gardens 1981. Honorable Mention 1984.

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From AIS Bulletin #242 July 1981 Introducing TRIPLE THREAT (T3 77/8(1))-Tetraploid, 42". E-L and reblooms. This 7" white single with greenish yellow signals is named for the sporting term meaning excelling in three areas, i.e., lovely flower, exceptional branching and reblooms. Flaring 3-1/2" falls of starchy substance. Three branches plus terminal and 8 buds. Fertile with tetraploids. T75/48(6) X T75/3 (both from mixed seeds given in 1963 by Dr. Hirao and Mr. Arlie Payne and Garden Caprice). Fall delivery only. $30.00. Currier McEwen.

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TripleThreat_by_JanLauritzen.jpgjpg TripleThreat_by_JanLauritzen.jpg manage 69 K 13 Jun 2010 - 23:59 Main.janlauritzen Photo by Chad Harris of Mt. Pleasant Iris Farm
triple-threat-mu.jpgjpg triple-threat-mu.jpg manage 38 K 28 Nov 2014 - 20:19 Main.mikeu As photographed at Mt. Pleasant Iris Farm by Mike Unser.
Topic revision: r8 - 27 Jul 2018, Betsy881
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