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■(SIB) 'Early Bluebird'

1970, McEwen

'Early Bluebird' ( Currier McEwen, R. 1968). Seedling S60/7-7. SIB, 32" (81 cm), Early to late bloom. Blue (RHS 89C) self with yellow-black-white blaze of medium size on Falls. 'Tycoon' X 'Placid Waters'. McEwen 1970. Honorable Mention 1971.

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From AIS Bulletin #198 July 1970 Introducing EARLY BLUEBIRD. 32". E to L. 4-1/2" flowers have shape and size of Tycoon but are a clearer blue (RHS 89 C). Blooms very early and 2 weeks longer than any other Siberian we know. Fertile both ways. Tycoon x Placid Waters. $10. Currier McEwen.

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EarlyBluebird02.jpgjpg EarlyBluebird02.jpg manage 85 K 05 Jun 2014 - 15:35 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the Rosalie Figge slide collection
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earlybluebird9.JPGJPG earlybluebird9.JPG manage 199 K 08 Jun 2021 - 20:09 Main.TLaurin Photo by Harriet Robinson
Topic revision: r15 - 30 Nov 2023, Harloiris
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