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■(AB) 'Egyptian Queen'

2007, Johnson

'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' X 'Onlooker'. Sibling to 'Octave'. Mid-America Garden, 2007. Honorable Mention 2009; Award of Merit 2011; Mohr Medal 2013.

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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.

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EgyptianQueen01.jpgjpg EgyptianQueen01.jpg manage 47 K 30 Aug 2014 - 02:36 UnknownUser Photo by Jeanette Graham
EgyptianQueen12JD.jpgjpg EgyptianQueen12JD.jpg manage 37 K 10 Apr 2012 - 15:51 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Joe Daugherty
EgyptianQueen2.jpgjpg EgyptianQueen2.jpg manage 38 K 13 Feb 2010 - 01:11 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Tom Johnson
EgyptianQueen3.jpgjpg EgyptianQueen3.jpg manage 33 K 13 Feb 2010 - 01:12 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Esther Alcain
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egyptianqueen4.jpgjpg egyptianqueen4.jpg manage 117 K 02 Apr 2017 - 01:15 UnknownUser Photo by Judy Schneider-The Shady Spot
egyptianqueen5.jpgjpg egyptianqueen5.jpg manage 35 K 09 Oct 2013 - 22:15 UnknownUser Photo by Loktev's Iris Garden-Russia
egyptianqueen6.jpgjpg egyptianqueen6.jpg manage 166 K 29 Jan 2023 - 13:40 UnknownUser Photo by Smokin Heights-Australia
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Topic revision: r30 - 13 Dec 2023, TLaurin
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