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(SIB) 'Blue Encore'

1980, McEwen

'Blue Encore' ( Currier McEwen, R. 1980). Seedling T2 75/119D. SIB (tet.), 30" (76 cm), Very early to midseason bloom and rebloom. Violet blue (RHS 89B), yellow and white signal; ruffled Falls. 'Welcome Return' X self. McEwen 1980.

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From AIS Bulletin #238 July 1980 Introducing BLUE ENCORE (T275/119D): Tetraploid, 30", VE to M and reblooms. The first of our tetraploid preferential rebloomers to be introduced. Five-inch ruffled flowers of medium blue-violet with 2" semi-flaring falls. Five to six weeks of total bloom when established. Excellent parent for rebloomers. Welcome Return X self. $25.00. Currier McEwen.
 

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