■(TB) 'Tomcat'

2005, Lauer

'Tomcat' (Larry Lauer, R. 2005). Seedling# 746-1. TB, height 37" (94 cm), Midseason to late bloom. Standards white, neyron rose (RHS 56C) at midrib flushing toward rim; style arms white; falls honeysuckle (159C) blending to magnolia purple (70C), Honeysuckle rim (161C) and lighter honeysuckle (161D) outer rim; beards indian orange (32A) tipped ethyl blue (112D), ethyl blue end; ruffled, lightly laced; pronounced sweet fragrance. Seedling# 420-1: (seedling# 91-231-11, 'It's Getting Better' sibling, x (Hager seedling# T5587: (seedling# 5300BrGdT: (seedling# 4292FlrY: (seedling# 3673LmY: ('Dream Affair' x seedling# 3196Cr: ('Ice Sculpture' x 'Liz')) x 'Catalyst') x seedling# 4558LcY: ('Fringe Benefits' x seedling# 4112BrtOrLc: (seedling# 3689RfOr: (seedling# 3112BrtOr: ('Flaming Light' x seedling# 2735Or) x 'Fresno Calypso') x seedling# 3690BchOr: (seedling# 3480BchOr: (seedling# 2995OrBch: ('Hayride' x seedling# 2735Or: (seedling# 2022B: (seedling# 1572: (seedling# 666cream: ('Norah' x 'Thisbe') x 'Glittering Amber') x seedling# 1652C: (seedling# 983A: (seedling# 536A: ((Hall seedling# 44-05 x T. Craig seedling# 7669) x 'Happy Birthday') x Crosby 5425) x 'Glittering Amber')) x 'Picture Perfect')) x Keppel seedling# 72-3E, 'Marmalade' sibling) x 'Fresno Calypso')))) x seedling# 5292Br/Gd, 'Earthborn' sibling))) X Hager seedling# T5527, 'Passing Clouds' sibling. Lauer's Flowers 2005. Honorable Mention 2007; Award of Merit 2009.

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-- MarilynCampbell - 2010-04-17
  • TB 'Tomcat' bloomed at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum, zone 4b, approximately June 2-11, in 2017 (2 rhizomes). 'Tomcat' has purple based foliage, varying from very light to medium color at the base of the leaves, at least during and after flowering. -- HollyJohnson2017-04-01 - 03 Oct 2017
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20170605_145732TB Tomcat (3RS).jpgjpg 20170605_145732TB Tomcat (3RS).jpg manage 136 K 03 Oct 2017 - 18:46 HollyJohnson2017-04-01 A bud of TB Tomcat. Photo taken by Holly Johnson at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum, zone 4b, 6/05/2017.
20170621_115012 TB Tomcat (2RS).jpgjpg 20170621_115012 TB Tomcat (2RS).jpg manage 239 K 03 Oct 2017 - 18:53 HollyJohnson2017-04-01 Purple based foliage on the "heel side" of TB Tomcat. Photo taken by Holly Johnson at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum, zone 4b, 6/21/2017.
20170621_115028 TB Tomcat (2RS).jpgjpg 20170621_115028 TB Tomcat (2RS).jpg manage 212 K 03 Oct 2017 - 18:53 HollyJohnson2017-04-01 Purple based foligage on the "toe side" of TB Tomcat. Photo taken by Holly Johnson at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum, zone 4b, 6/21/2017.
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