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■(AB) 'Aphrodite of Melos'

1989/90, Fankhauser

'Aphrodite Of Melos' OGB (E. S. Fankhauser, R. 1989). Seedling AB 11-81-A. AB, 24" (61 cm). Early bloom. Standards light lavender; Falls lavender washed light brown, fine dotting; large black signal; brown beard. Wilkes W6: (('lmam Ahmid' x 'Kalifa Gulnare') x 'Imaret') X AB 16-67-B: ('Imam Salah' x ('Kalifa Baltis' x (Wilkes seedling: ('Kalifa Gulnare' x 'Beisan Aga'))). Tempo Two,1989/1990.

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From Tempo Two catalog, 1989: APHRODITE OF MELOS (Sam Fankhauser 89) Arilbred.E. 24" Sdlg AB-11-81-A. A new Arilbred from Sam Fankhauser coming from a long line of Sam's work. Standards are light lavender; falls are lavender washed light brown with fine dotting and a large black signal below each wide brown beard. Easy grower. Perfers hot well drained area. (Wilkes W6: ((Imam Ahmid x Kalila Gulnare) x lmaret) X AB-16-67-B: (Imam Salah x (Kalila Baltis x (Kalila Gulnare x Beisan Aga)).) $15.00.

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-- BetsyHiggins - 2010-01-15
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Aphrodite-of-MelosCT.jpgjpg Aphrodite-of-MelosCT.jpg manage 52 K 26 Oct 2011 - 22:21 BetsyHiggins Photo by C & T Iris Patch
Aphrodite_of_Melos_-_Bates.jpgjpg Aphrodite_of_Melos_-_Bates.jpg manage 32 K 09 Feb 2010 - 20:39 BetsyHiggins Photo by Dolores Bates
Topic revision: r15 - 07 Dec 2017, BetsyHiggins
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