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(TB) 'Grape Arbor'

1961, Pickard

'Grape Arbor' (Cora May Pickard, R. 1960). Seedling# 58-20-I. TB, 36" (91 cm), Midseason bloom. Color Class-V1B, Dark blue-grape self. ('Sable' x 'Black Hills') X (('Night Spot' x 'Pierre Menard') x ('Night Spot' x 'Dusky Night')). Pickard 1961.

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From AIS Bulletin #161, April 1961. Introducing GRAPE ARBOR Sdlg. 58-20-1: (Sable x Black Hills) X (Night Spot x Pierre Menard) x (Night Spot x Dusky Night). Large dark blue-grape self; standards closed, falls broad and flaring, substance excellent. When the sun shines and bees hum the grape odor is "Grape Arbor." M. 36". HC '60. $25.00. Pickard.


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