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■(AB) 'Big Daddy'

1972, Anderson

'Big Daddy' OGB (Gilbert Anderson, R. 1972). Seedling 69-1. AB, 36" (91 cm). Early to midseason bloom. Standards gray tan blend with mulberry veining; Falls gold edging; bronze beard. Parentage unknown. Melrose Gardens, 1973. Honorable Mention 1974.

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Big Daddy - Tasco.jpgbigdaddy01.JPGbigdaddy2.JPGbigdaddy9.JPGBigDaddy Mel.jpg


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-- AnitaMoran - 2010-01-18
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
BigDaddy_Mel.jpgjpg BigDaddy_Mel.jpg manage 61 K 18 May 2013 - 13:04 Main.davepote Melrose Gardens catalog 1973
Big_Daddy_-_Tasco.jpgjpg Big_Daddy_-_Tasco.jpg manage 42 K 01 Feb 2010 - 02:14 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Rick Tasco
bigdaddy01.JPGJPG bigdaddy01.JPG manage 872 K 07 Dec 2016 - 16:52 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the Glenn Corlew slide collection
bigdaddy2.JPGJPG bigdaddy2.JPG manage 136 K 04 May 2020 - 21:36 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the 1973 Melrose Gardens catalogue by Terry Laurin
bigdaddy9.JPGJPG bigdaddy9.JPG manage 191 K 25 Apr 2023 - 15:39 Main.TLaurin Photo by Verna Laurin-Willowdale-ON-Canada
Topic revision: r14 - 07 Oct 2023, dougchyz
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