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■(TB) 'Jungle Cat'

1991, Byers

'Jungle Cat' (Monty Byers, R. 1990). Seedling# E55-101. TB, height 36" (91 cm), Early midseason bloom and rebloom. Standards variable from creamy light orange to orange-toned peach pink, lower inside third speckled rose brown; falls variable from creamy light orange to orange-toned peach pink, overlaid rose brown stripes halfway down, diffusing to soft blended wash over lower half; beards red orange; heavily ruffled and laced; slight musky fragrance. 'Grace Thomas' X seedling# C-1-1: ('Spirit Of Memphis' x 'Sky Hooks'). Moonshine 1991.

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From AIS Bulletin #281 April 1991 Introducing JUNGLE CAT- TB. GRACE THOMAS X (SPIRIT OF MEMPHIS x SKY HOOKS). Creamy light orange with rose brown F stripes which diffuse into a blended wash halfway down; red orange b. The tall stalks lack branching and buds but the flowers are something else indeed! Very large with excellent heavily ruffled form, very lacy as well! Extremely strong and early rebloom summer on! Fascinating and fun! $35.00. Moonshine Gardens.

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JungleCat071.JPGJPG JungleCat071.JPG manage 55 K 16 Sep 2012 - 16:42 Main.TLaurin
JungleCat5.jpgjpg JungleCat5.jpg manage 41 K 29 Nov 2013 - 01:37 Main.TLaurin Photo by South Jersey Iris
Jungle_Cat_1990_TB.jpgjpg Jungle_Cat_1990_TB.jpg manage 62 K 30 Nov 2011 - 13:04 UnknownUser Photo by Pierre Anfosso - France
junglecat01.jpgjpg junglecat01.jpg manage 53 K 12 Nov 2014 - 03:41 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
junglecat02.jpgjpg junglecat02.jpg manage 665 K 02 Jan 2016 - 15:30 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
junglecat4.jpgjpg junglecat4.jpg manage 38 K 04 Apr 2013 - 17:33 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
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