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Lord Cavin

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Cultivar
Lord Cavin
Originator
unknown / Klehm, Charles C.
Group
Lactiflora
Date

Found by Charles Klehm in the late 1920’s and first exhibited in the Worlds Fair of 1933. Lactiflora species, grayish cream to grayish white, bomb shape flowers with irregular maroon and red streaking. Quite an unusual and more of a novelty than a thing of beauty. Named after Lord Cavin, a Military Official; not to be confused with LORD CAVAN (Kelway)—single, cherry rose, mid-season; an English Lord.

Reference: 1996-K:083