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■(TB) 'Summit Queen'

1990, Jorgensen

'Summit Queen' (Carl Jorgensen, R. 1989). Seedling# 85-P-10A. TB, 36" (91 cm), Midseason to very late bloom. Standards mandarin red (HCC 17/3); falls darker mandarin red (17/2), hint of orange at hafts; fire red (15/1) beard; laced and ruffled; pronounced fragrance. Seedling# 2-P11-38: ('Summit Sweetie' x 'Flaming Pink') X O. Brown seedling# 77-2A-29. Long's Gardens 1990.

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From AIS Bulletin #277 April 1990 Introducing SUMMIT QUEEN (Carl Jorgensen) 36" M-L-VL. Sdlg. 85-P-10A. A large flowered intensely ruffled and laced lively deep pure pink (RHS Mandarin Red 17/2). The wide fire red beards fairly glow. Closed standards and flaring falls. 4 branches majestically bear the 5 blossoms which open to give a long period of bloom. The flowers carry a pronounced fragrance. (Summit Sweetie X Flaming Pink) X Opal Brown 77-2A-29. EC 1987. $30.00. Long's Gardens.

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