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■(SDB) 'Frankincense'

1989, Byers

'Frankincense' ( Monty Byers, R. 1988). Sdlg. E24-101. SDB, 8.5" (22 cm), Early to late bloom and rebloom. Standards gold; Falls gold hafts and edge, suffused red lines at hafts blending to bright red maroon center; ruffled; pronounced sweet fragrance. 'Small Flash' X 'Ditto'. Sibling to 'Flower Child'. Moonshine Gardens 1989.

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From AIS Bulletin #273 April 1989 Introducing FRANKINCENSE * SDB * Small Flash X Ditto * Gold with bright red F. centers; gold b. * Very bright ruffled flowers of excellent form. Extremely fragrant always and an excellent rebloomer. $10.00.
From Moonshine Gardens catalog, 1989: FRANKINCENSE (SDB) 8½ E-L. E24-101: SMALL FLASH X DITTO. Gold S.; the F. have gold borders and hafts which are overlaid with suffused red lines which blend into bright red-maroon centers; yellow-orange beards. Definitely a thrice bloomer--blooms with the other SDBs, again in May-June and then again usually starting from mid-October to earliest November. Excellent coloring and excellent very ruffled and very petite flowers with wide round petals, though the standards can cup open. Always extremely fragrant here--super sweet honey! $10.00
 


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-- LoicT - 2009-12-25
  • Fertile both ways, here are the seedlings it gave me till now: -- LoicT - 25 Dec 2009
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Frankincense01.jpgjpg Frankincense01.jpg manage 75 K 07 Jan 2015 - 20:54 UnknownUser Photo scanned from the John Weiler slide collection
Frankincense_REB_1988_Byers_sdb-.JPGJPG Frankincense_REB_1988_Byers_sdb-.JPG manage 65 K 25 Dec 2009 - 08:28 Main.tasquierloic Photo : Loïc TASQUIER - The Netherlands Zone 7
Frankincense_REB_1988_Byers_sdb.JPGJPG Frankincense_REB_1988_Byers_sdb.JPG manage 70 K 25 Dec 2009 - 08:27 Main.tasquierloic Photo : Loïc TASQUIER - The Netherlands Zone 7
Frankincense_REB_1988_Byers_sdb_-.JPGJPG Frankincense_REB_1988_Byers_sdb_-.JPG manage 52 K 25 Dec 2009 - 08:28 Main.tasquierloic Photo : Loïc TASQUIER - The Netherlands Zone 7
Topic revision: r11 - 27 Mar 2022, TLaurin
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