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■(SDB) 'Golden Child'

1989, Byers

'Golden Child' (Monty Byers, R. 1988). Seedling# E6-103. SDB, 13" (33 cm), Early to late bloom and rebloom. Standards medium light yellow; falls same with bright golden yellow center; blue white beard tipped yellow orange in throat. 'Thrice Blessed' x 'Baby Blessed'. Moonshine Gardens 1989.

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From Moonshine Gardens catalog, 1989: GOLDEN CHILD (SDB) 13" E-L. E6-103: THRICE BLESSED X BABY BLESSED. Medium light yellow with bright golden yellow F. centers; blue-white beards tipped yellow-orange in throat. Another incredible reblooming dynamo from BABY BLESSED! Several rhizomes sent out across the country last summer bloomed beautifully--in October! Joins the ranks of its power-packed half sibs SMELL THE ROSES, LOW HO SILVER and I BLESS! Loads of stalks here in the spring, more in June and July and then puts on another tremendous show in the fall, starting in early October! Resembles BABY BLESSED somewhat but with better flowers of brighter coloring and heavier substance. Fertile both ways! . $10.00

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-- LoicT - 2009-12-25
  • With such parents it must have good rebloom genes to pass on! That's why i have used it a lot, but the shape it gives is not very good, except for few exceptions i am very happy with! Here are the first results. -- LoicT - 25 Dec 2009
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GoldenChild01.jpgjpg GoldenChild01.jpg manage 72 K 17 Apr 2015 - 20:26 Main.TLaurin Photo by Marky Smith
Golden_Child_REB_1989_Byers_sdb-.JPGJPG Golden_Child_REB_1989_Byers_sdb-.JPG manage 73 K 25 Dec 2009 - 09:01 Main.tasquierloic Photo : Loïc TASQUIER - The Netherlands Zone 7
Golden_Child_REB_1989_Byers_sdb.JPGJPG Golden_Child_REB_1989_Byers_sdb.JPG manage 52 K 25 Dec 2009 - 09:00 Main.tasquierloic Photo : Loïc TASQUIER - The Netherlands Zone 7
Goldenchild03.jpgjpg Goldenchild03.jpg manage 89 K 12 Nov 2015 - 20:41 Main.TLaurin Photo by La Ferme Des Iris-France
IMG_2885.jpgjpg IMG_2885.jpg manage 2 MB 18 Apr 2016 - 21:15 Main.erinchien Photo by Erin L Chien
Topic revision: r13 - 28 Oct 2023, Af83
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