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■(SIB) 'Polly Dodge'

1972, McEwen

'Polly Dodge' ( Currier McEwen, R. 1968). Seedling 64/67-4. SIB, 20-25", Early midseason to late midseason bloom. Color Class RV1F, S 74B; Falls 74A but darker and of velvety surface; styles 74C. 61/Cas 2 ('Violet Flare' x unknown) X unknown. Colchicine induced chimera. McEwen 1972.

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From AIS Bulletin #206 July 1972 Introducing POLLY DODGE: 24", M. A wine red unique among red Siberians because of its velvety texture and richness of color. A colchicine induced chimera, it has given us some seedlings with tetraploids but we are introducing it as a highly fertile diploid. No branching but succession of scapes gives it a long bloom season. An ample stock enables us to offer it for $15. Currier McEwen.
 


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Topic revision: r20 - 28 Sep 2019, TLaurin
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