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■(TB) 'Space Dragon'

1974, Osborne

'Space Dragon' (Manley Osborne, R. 1973). Seedling# 2-19. TB, height 38" (97 cm). Midseason bloom. Standards tannish (RHS 167A); falls violet (84C) washed, blending to 1/4" edging of brown (168A) yellow beard ending in long tannish spoons. 'New Moon' X 'Spooned Blaze'. Osborne 1974.

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From AIS Bulletin #213 April 1974 Introducing SPACE DRAGON (Manley C. Osborne, 1974) Seedling 2-19. A Space Age charmer for those who love the unusual. The rugged SPACE DRAGON is a blend, with tan standards and violet washed falls blending to a brownish border, though newly opened flowers give a somewhat more red effect. Tannish spoons. $25.00. Manley Osborne.

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