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■(TB) 'Christmas Rubies'

1978, Hamblen

'Christmas Rubies' (Melba Hamblen, R. 1977). Seedling# H70-20N. TB, 32" (81 cm). Midseason late bloom. Standards white with slight greenish cast on midribs; falls white with greenish undertone; beard red-orange. (('Arctic Flame' x ('Violet Fire' x sibling)) x (('Garden Party' x 'Fair Luzon') x 'Arctic Flame')) X 'Valentina'. Mission Bell 1978.

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From AIS Bulletin #229, Spring 1978 Introducing CHRISTMAS RUBIES. ML. 32". Deeply fluted and rufflled redbearded white. HC '77. #H70-20N. $25.00. Mission Bell.

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