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■(SIB) 'Ewen'

1971, McEwen

'Ewen' (Currier McEwen, R. 1970) Seedling ST266/50R. SIB (2nd generation tetraploid), 32" (81 cm). Early to midseason bloom. Standards wine red (RHS 74B); styles slightly lighter; Falls darker red than 74A, pale yellow and brown blaze. ST161/Cas19A: ('Towanda Redflare' x unknown) X ST161/Cas13: ('Caesar's Brother' x unknown). McEwen 1971. Honorable Mention 1972.

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From AIS Bulletin #202 July 1971 Introducing EWEN. 32". E to M. 6" flowers with wide, flaring falls. All segments wine red (74 A to C in RHS Colour Chart) with pale yellow blaze. Fertile both ways with tetraploids. From colchicine induced parents involving Towanda Red Flare and Caesar's Brother. Prices: EWEN $40. ORVILLE FAY and FOURFOLD WHITE $30 each. All three for $80. Stock of all is very limited. Currier McEwen.
 
 

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Ewen.jpgjpg Ewen.jpg manage 45 K 15 Jan 2010 - 19:27 MichaelGreenfield Photo by John Bruce
Ewen5.jpgjpg Ewen5.jpg manage 92 K 25 Nov 2013 - 19:44 Main.TLaurin Photo by Sans Souci Nursery
ewen01.jpgjpg ewen01.jpg manage 22 K 11 Sep 2014 - 19:53 Main.TLaurin Photo by Seagate Irises
ewen02.jpgjpg ewen02.jpg manage 619 K 10 Aug 2017 - 21:03 Main.TLaurin Photo by Les Jardin du Chateau Vullierens-Switzerland
ewen2.jpgjpg ewen2.jpg manage 40 K 28 Jul 2013 - 15:28 Main.TLaurin Photo by Fieldstone Gardens
ewen24.JPGJPG ewen24.JPG manage 67 K 22 Jan 2012 - 03:35 Main.htb ©2006 Laurie Frazer
ewen6.JPGJPG ewen6.JPG manage 102 K 22 Jan 2012 - 03:29 Main.htb ©2007 Laurie Frazer
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