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■(SIB) 'Bee'

1976, McEwen

'Bee' ( Currier McEwen, R. 1976) Sdlg. T472/162(2). SIB, 27" (69 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards dark violet- blue (RHS 89B); Falls same, white edge of blaze showing under light violet-blue styles. T3 69/58: ('Orville Fay' x ('Blue Brilliant' x unknown)) X unknown. McEwen 1976. Honorable Mention 1977.

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From AIS Bulletin #222 July 1976 Introducing BEE: 27", M. Round, flaring, 5-1/2" flowers of velvety dark blue with contrasting light blue styles. Branches. $25.00. Currier McEwen.

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