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William F. Turner

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Cultivar
William F. Turner
Originator
Shaylor
Group
Lactiflora
Date
1916

Double-type; large; early midseason. Very dark crimson petals with a blackish sheen mingled with yellow stamens; not fragrant. Tall; free-flowering; strong stems. Dark foliage. A loose, big-petaled flower of value for garden decoration because of the excellent habit of the plant. “Blooms early and lasts well without burning.”—Little. “Erect, tall, strong grower.”—Boyd.

Reference: 1928-B-d:150