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■(AB) 'Trophy'

1957, Linse

'Trophy' OB- (Jack Linse, R. 1957). Seedling Nscap-55-22. TB-onco. 36” (91 cm). Midseason bloom. Standards lobelia blue; falls same; deeper at base of blue beard. 'New Snow' X 'Capitola'. Easy Breeze Gardens, 1958. Honorable Mention 1958; White Award 1961.

NOTE: Also listed in TB web. 'Trophy'.

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From Rainbow Hybridizing Gardens catalog 1963: TROPHY (Linse '58) EM-37". A truly magnificent flower, calls visitors from all parts of the garden. Great, spreading 9" blossoms are of heaviest substance & have falls 4" wide. Nearly a self in Lobelia blue, with great frilly style arms, a beard of bright, deep blue. Somewhat fertile, & a tremendous increaser. HM'58: C. White Mem. '61. New Snow X Capitola. Regularly $7.50; on $10 order $5.95; on $25 order $4.95.

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Trophy.jpgjpg Trophy.jpg manage 37 K 21 Feb 2010 - 17:20 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Willow Bend
trophy01.jpgjpg trophy01.jpg manage 117 K 22 Nov 2015 - 03:28 Main.TLaurin Photo by Barry Blyth-Australia
trophy1.jpgjpg trophy1.jpg manage 80 K 17 Dec 2015 - 14:40 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the Leo T. Clark slide collection
trophy8.JPGJPG trophy8.JPG manage 228 K 26 Apr 2023 - 02:16 Main.TLaurin Photo by Verna Laurin-Willowdale-ON-Canada
trophy9.JPGJPG trophy9.JPG manage 148 K 06 Mar 2023 - 02:39 Main.TLaurin Photo by Verna Laurin -1961 AIS Convention-Presbys Gardens
Topic revision: r19 - 26 Apr 2023, TLaurin
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