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■(SIB) 'Yankee Consul'

1973, McEwen

'Yankee Consul' ( Currier McEwen, R. 1973). Seedling T3 69/58(5). SIB (56+ chrom. tetraploid), 28" (71 cm), Midseason to late bloom. Standards blue, deeper (88B) center, edged 88C; Falls blue (88C) at peripheral 1/4 with dark (88A) thumbprint at center, white blaze; ruffled. 'Orville Fay' X T1 61/Cas 1(3): ('Blue Brilliant' x unknown). McEwen 1973.

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From AIS Bulletin #210 July 1973 Introducing YANKEE CONSUL: 56 ± chromosomes. 28". EM-LM. 6" flower with wide, round ruffled and flaring falls and unique color pattern. Outer 1/4 of falls light blue with central "thumb print" of deeper blue. One to 2 branches and 5-6 buds. Fertile both ways. $35.00. Currier McEwen.

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