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■(SDB) 'Queen's Pawn'

1976, Jones

'Queen's Pawn' (Bennett Jones, R. 1975) Seedling# M212-8. SDB, 12" (30 cm), Midseason bloom. Beetroot purple; amethyst beard. 'Kentucky Bluegrass' sibling X 'Gingerbread Man' sibling. B Jones 1976. Honorable Mention 1977; Award of Merit 1981.

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From AIS Bulletin #221 April 1976 Introducing QUEEN'S PAWN (1976)-Sdlg. M212-8 (Sib to Kentucky Bluegrass x Sib to Gingerbread Man)-Perfectly formed flowers of smooth deep beet root purple are carried on slender stems in proportion to the plant. Flowers are tailored, standards are domed and closed, falls flare. A solid self color, but for the deeper-toned beard. Foliage is clean, light green and healthy. Extra nice, 12". $5.00. Bennett Jones.

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queenspawn01.JPGJPG queenspawn01.JPG manage 408 K 26 Feb 2019 - 22:47 Main.TLaurin Photo by Don McQueen-taken at McMillen's Iris Garden-Norwich-Ontario-Canada
queenspawn02.JPGJPG queenspawn02.JPG manage 64 K 01 Jun 2014 - 15:36 Main.TLaurin Photo by Don McQueen-taken at McMillen's Iris Garden-Norwich-Ontario-Canada
queenspawn03.JPGJPG queenspawn03.JPG manage 42 K 05 Jul 2014 - 15:47 Main.TLaurin Photo by Bee Warburton
queenspawn04.JPGJPG queenspawn04.JPG manage 39 K 05 Jul 2014 - 15:48 Main.TLaurin Photo by Bee Warburton
queenspawn05.JPGJPG queenspawn05.JPG manage 40 K 05 Jul 2014 - 15:50 Main.TLaurin Photo by Bee Warburton
queenspawn06.JPGJPG queenspawn06.JPG manage 296 K 26 Feb 2019 - 22:50 Main.TLaurin Photo by Don McQueen-taken at McMillen's Iris Garden-Norwich-Ontario-Canada
Topic revision: r14 - 26 Feb 2019, TLaurin
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