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Volume 50, Number 1
Winter 1996

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ARS Plant Awards - 1995
Elsie Watson, Plant Awards Chairman
Kirkland, Washington

SUPERIOR PLANT AWARD
No nomination.

AWARD OF EXCELLENCE
No nomination.

CONDITIONAL AWARD
'Horizon Lakeside' (Seattle Chapter) [('Nancy Evans' x 'Lem's Cameo') Clone B x 'Skipper'] Hybridizer and Exhibitor: E.C. Brockenbrough, M.D. A somewhat spreading, moderately branched plant, 4' high and 5' wide in 10 years. Foliage elliptic, medium green, 4.5" long, 2" wide. Ball truss of 15 saucer-shaped flowers. Corolla 4" diameter and 3" long, light yellow (10B-C) with strong red (46A) throat and spotting above area of solid color. Calyx 0.5" long, strong red (46A). Quality rating: 5/4.

'Fire Rim' (Seattle Chapter) ('Nancy Evans' x 'Pink Petticoats') Clone 14 Hybridizer and Exhibitor: Jim Barlup A spreading, compact plant, 2' high and 3' wide in 6 years. Foliage elliptic, moderate olive green (147A), 5" long, 1.9" wide. Ball truss of 20 open funnel-shaped flowers. Corolla 3" diameter and 1.9" long, inside light yellow (20B) with strong purplish red (54A) margins, strong red (53A) star in throat, and moderate purplish red (59C) spotting on upper lobe; outside strong purplish red (54A). Quality rating: 5/4.

R. 'Fire Rim'
R. 'Fire Rim'

ELIGIBILITY LIST
(Massachusetts Chapter)
'Pure Pleasure' (R. decorum, 1938 Hu Exp x R. yakushimanum 'Koichiro Wada') Hybridizer: Cecil Smith; Grower and Exhibitor: Robert Furman.
('Golden Star' x 'Odee Wright') Hybridizer and Exhibitor: Robert Furman.
['Golden Torch' x ('Goldfort' x 'Odee Wright')] Hybridizer and Exhibitor: Robert Furman.

(Seattle Chapter)
'Calico Dancer' ('Anita Dunstan' x 'Lem's Cameo') Clone 16. Hybridizer and Exhibitor: Jim Barlup.
'Jessie's Song' ('Nancy Evans' x 'Golden Anniversary') Clone 1 Hybridizer and Exhibitor: Jim Barlup.
'Silk Ribbon' ('Anita Dunstan' x 'One Thousand Butterflies') Clone 2 Hybridizer and Exhibitor: Jim Barlup.
('Nancy Evans' x 'Mrs. Furnival') Clone 12 Hybridizer and Exhibitor: Jim Barlup.
('Anita Dunstan' x 'Lem's Cameo') Clone 3 Hybridizer and Exhibitor: Jim Barlup.
'Mountain King' ('Kilimanjaro' x R. rex) Clone 1 Hybridizer and Exhibitor: Walt Wilkes.

R. 'Mountain King'
R. 'Mountain King'


Volume 50, Number 1
Winter 1996

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