Clifford's Comet and other sports out of Francee

paul_in_mn(4b)June 9, 2012

A sport of Loyalist that has grown ok in a fair amount of shade and now seems to be even happier in dappled shade under the oaks.

And here is a green sport of Clifford's Comet, seperated this off in 2008. It is much bigger and has a very attractive form - upright held leaves with pointy tip and sort of cupped.

Thanks for looking. There are 63 sports out of Francee's family - Loyalist, Patriot, Minuteman, Pathfinder, Fire and Ice, Fireworks, and Revolution are some of the most familiar - please add your pics from this family.


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A couple of more sports-

Americana, sport of Loyalist - 3rd year and good grower so far

American Hero, sport of Revolution - 2nd year and also seems to be a good grower


    Bookmark   June 10, 2012 at 8:44AM
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jan_on zone 5b

Revolution looking happy this year.

    Bookmark   June 10, 2012 at 1:51PM
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hosta_freak(z6 NC)

This is not a sport of Francee,but a seedling of Francee,according to Bob Solberg. This is Sharp Dressed Man. Phil

    Bookmark   June 10, 2012 at 5:48PM
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    Bookmark   June 10, 2012 at 8:59PM
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That's all. And I like Minuteman better. The margin is staying in good shape so far.

    Bookmark   June 10, 2012 at 9:18PM
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