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■(LA) 'Blue Shield'

1971, Davis

'Blue Shield' ( Claude Davis by Williamson/Ghio, R. 1971). LA, 35" (89 cm), Midseason bloom. Velvety dark navy blue self; yellow-orange signal. 'New Offering' seedling. University Hills 1966.

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Blue Shield 1971 LA.jpgLaBlueShieldLH.jpg


From University Hills Nursery catalog, 1966: BLUE SHIELD (Davis 1966)- Medium large blue flowers of unusually good substance and flaring form. The color is Prunella Violet with a chrome yellow line crest. Vigorous plant with strong, well branched scapes. Midseason. 34". $5.00.

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LaBlueShieldLH.jpgjpg LaBlueShieldLH.jpg manage 38 K 25 Jun 2013 - 17:23 Main.Betsy881 Photo scanned from the Larry Harder slide collection
Topic revision: r12 - 17 Apr 2022, TLaurin
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