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■(TB) 'Desert Fox'

1989, Ghio

'Desert Fox' (Joseph Ghio, R. 1986) Seedling 82-113A2. TB, 32" (81 cm), Midseason late bloom. Standards yellow ground with brown overlay; falls yellow ground stitched brown on edge; yellow beard. 'Gigolo' X seedling 80-58J: (((seedling 73-31-I: (('Ponderosa' x 'Honey Rae') x ((('Commentary' x 'Claudia Rene') x 'Claudia Rene') x ('New Moon' x 'Ponderosa'))) x 'Osage Buff') x ('Vanity' x 'Anon')) x (('Flareup' x 'Osage Buff') x ('Vanity' x 'Anon'))). Bay View Gardens 1989..

Note: Originally Registered as BB, reclassified as TB in 1988.

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From Bay View Gardens catalog,1989: DESERT FOX, 32 inches, ML. $35.00. Clear lemon yellow ground falls, stitched brown on the edges. Standards have a yellow ground with brown overlay. Beautifully proportioned blooms fringed in a frenzy of ruffles. The fifth and final selection from the extraordinary cross that produced over 100 seedlings and the recently released Indiscreet, Hot Streak, Chuckles and Round Table. No. 82-113-A2: Gigolo X 80-571: (((Ponderosa x Honey Rae) x (((Commentary x Claudia Rene) x Claudia Rene) x (Ponderosa x New Moon))) x Osage Buff) x (Vanity x Anon)) x ((Flareup x Osage Buff) x (Vanity x Anon))).

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Topic revision: r16 - 17 Apr 2022, TLaurin
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