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■(TB) 'Ranks Of Blue'

2004, Crump

'Ranks Of Blue' (J. Griffin Crump, R. 2001). Seedling# 98K10. TB, height 37" (94 cm), Midseason to late bloom. Dark blue violet self; beards dark blue violet; slight sweet fragrance. Seedling# G952N5: ('Holy Night' x 'Best Bet') X seedling# G95W2: ('Holy Night' x 'Sweeter Than Wine'). Winterberry 2004

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Ranks of Blue - GK copy 2.jpgRanksofBlue01.jpgRanksOfBlue by JanLauritzen.jpg

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From AIS Bulletin #332 January 2004 Introducing Ranks of Blue (G. Crump) TB, 37" (94 em), ML. Ruffled, dark blue-violet bitone neglecta with velvety falls and smooth hoafts. This cultivor received recognition ot the 2003 Convention where it performed very well in a11 the guest gardens. It has uniqueness. ((Holy Night x Best Bet) X (Holy Night x Sweeter Than Wine)). $35. Winterberry Gardens.
 

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-- Main.RPries - 2010-10-05
  • This flower is named in honor of my great-grandfather, Elmore Breckenridge Crump, Co. B, 89th Indiana Volunteers, who died in the ranks of blue. -- JGriffinCrump - 05 Oct 2010
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RanksOfBlue_by_JanLauritzen.jpgjpg RanksOfBlue_by_JanLauritzen.jpg manage 67 K 08 Nov 2010 - 08:13 Main.janlauritzen Taken at the AIS 2005 National in St. Louis, MO
Ranks_of_Blue_-_GK_copy_2.jpgjpg Ranks_of_Blue_-_GK_copy_2.jpg manage 68 K 05 Oct 2010 - 19:46 Main.Griff  
RanksofBlue01.jpgjpg RanksofBlue01.jpg manage 61 K 27 Mar 2015 - 14:13 Main.TLaurin Photo by Elladan McLeester
Topic revision: r9 - 12 Feb 2019, Betsy881
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