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■(MDB) 'Tom Thumb'

1973, Hamblen

'Tom Thumb' (Melba Hamblen, R. 1972). Seedling #M67-3-9-1. MDB, 8" (20 cm). Midseason bloom. Standards violet (RHS 83A); falls purple (79A) with velvety sheen; violet beard tipped bronze. 'Regards' X 'Blue Canary' sibling. Mission Bell 1973. Honorable Mention 1974; Caparne Award 1977.

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Photo by Verna Laurin-Willowdale-ON-Canada-taken May 1979Detail of Verna Laurin photo


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-- LaurieFrazer - 2010-02-11
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MDBTomThumbVL.JPGJPG MDBTomThumbVL.JPG manage 75 K 03 Dec 2014 - 17:10 TerryLaurin Photo by Verna Laurin-Willowdale-ON-Canada-taken May 1979
MDBTomThumbVLjb.JPGJPG MDBTomThumbVLjb.JPG manage 37 K 04 Apr 2016 - 02:38 Main.Harloiris Detail of Verna Laurin photo
Topic revision: r12 - 23 Jun 2023, Harloiris
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