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■(TB) 'Snowblaze'

1973, Brown

'Snowblaze' (Opal Brown, R. 1973). Seedling 8-1A51. TB, 34" (86 cm), Midseason bloom. Lightly laced sea lavender (RHS 85D), paling at maturity to near white; brick red beard, purple base. 'Lightning Ridge' X 'Christmas Time'. Brown's Sunnyhill Gardens 1973. Hign Commendation 1972 (under seedling 8-1A-51).

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From AIS Bulletin #209 April 1973 Introducing SNOWBLAZE (0. L. Brown '73). TB, Mid. 34". Ruffled, lightly laced flowers are misty orchid paling to near white at maturity. Beard is deep shrimp red with a purple base which lends depth and intrigue. Standards closed; falls flared. Good branching with 7 to 8 buds. HC '72 under #8-1A51. Net $25.00. Brown's Sunnyhill Gardens.
 
 

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snowblaze01.JPGJPG snowblaze01.JPG manage 79 K 16 Apr 2014 - 13:16 Main.TLaurin Photo by Don McQueen,London, Ont. Canada Zone5.
snowblaze02.JPGJPG snowblaze02.JPG manage 92 K 20 May 2014 - 01:57 Main.TLaurin Photo by Don McQueen,London, Ont. Canada Zone5.
snowblaze02a.JPGJPG snowblaze02a.JPG manage 41 K 21 Jan 2017 - 15:45 Main.Harloiris Detail of Don McQueen photo
Topic revision: r14 - 24 Jan 2020, Harloiris
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