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■(BB) 'Danger Hour'

1985, Meek

'Danger Hour' (Duane Meek, R. 1985). Seedling #B232-1-7. BB, height 22" (56 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards maroon; falls blackish maroon; self beard; ruffled. Seedling #B21-5-3: ((('Gay Tracery' x 'Witches' Brew') x 'War Lord') x 'Post Time') X seedling #B49-7-5: ('Gala Madrid' x 'Cherry Smoke'). D & J Gardens 1985. Honorable Mention 1988.

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From AIS Bulletin #257 April 1985 Introducing DANGER HOUR (D. Meek '85) BB, 22", M, Sdlg. B232-1-7. $25.00. Stds. maroon; falls blackish maroon, self beards. Vey ruffled styles, stds., and falls. Pleating at hafts. Involved parentage includes Gay Tracery, Witches' Brew, War Lord, Post Time, Gala Madrid and Cherry Smoke. D&J Gardens.

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