■(AB) 'Egyptian Queen'
OGB-/ABM (Thomas Johnson
, R. 2007). Seedling #TU289C. AB, 20" (51 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards medium lilac, rosy copper midribs, fine network of veins overall; style arms tan copper, large; falls rose copper blending to tan copper; muted gold hafts; velvety black cherry signals; beards bright yellow, slight fragrance. 'Hot Jazz'
. Sibling to 'Octave'
. Mid-America Garden, 2007. Honorable Mention 2009
; Award of Merit 2011
; Mohr Medal 2013
* * References
| From Mid-America Garden catalog, 2007: EGYPTIAN QUEEN - ABM, 20" (51 cm), Midseason. Very round "onco" looking standards are medium lilacwith rosy copper midribs and fine network of veins overall. Large tan-copper styles peer from between them. Colorful falls are rose-copper blended to tan-copper with muted gold hafts. Bright yellow beards terminate in rich, velvety black-cherry signals. EGYPTIAN QUEEN has one branch and three buds produced by healthy, vigorous growth. Very Nice! Sdlg. TU289C: Hot Jazz X Onlooker ibc $25.00.
"Although the Encyclopedia is free to all, it is supported by Emembership in AIS, If you would like to help sustain this reference, for $15 you can become an Emember, click here
Interested in Arils and Arilbreds?
Please visit the: Aril Society International
Your Observations Are Valued.
Please make note of bud count, branching, purple based foliage and bloom time, etc. Because these are affected by climate, note date, year and geographic location and write these and other comments in the comment box below.