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(TB) 'Wheatheart Queen'

1972, Jeffries

'Wheatheart Queen' (Robert Jeffries, R. 1972) Seedling# 367-11-B. TB, 36" (91 cm), Early to midseason bloom. Standards full lemon yellow (Wilson 4); Falls orange and yellow blend with pale violet influence below light orange beard; ruffled. 'Milestone' X seedling# J1164 NY/MV: (Hamblen seedling# H8-38 x 'Kachina Doll'). Kansas Rainbow 1972.

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From AIS Bulletin #206 July 1972 Introducing WHEATHEART QUEEN (Jeffries '72) TB. 40". M-L. Sdlg. J67-11-B. Full lemon yellow standards over falls blended of orange and yellow, closest to cadmium orange, Wilson 8/1; pale violet infusion below light orange beard. Beautiful, ruffled and flaring form, excellent branching with 7 to 9 buds. Heavy substance that takes sun, wind and rain. Its sib won HC in 1971. Milestone X (Hamblen Sdlg: Melodrama x Pink sdlg.) x Kachina Doll. NET $25.00. Kansas Rainbow Gardens.

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