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'Polished Ruby'

Nodding medium to large purple flowers, violet on the outside, purple inside. The seed from which this variety arose was given to Magnus Johnson by H R Horn-Gfeller from Basel.

Approximate height: 3.0 - 5.0 metres
Flowering period(s): Apr May
Aspect: Any aspect
Pruning: No pruning (Group 1)
Raised by: Magnus Johnson
Country of origin: Sweden
Date raised: r1974 n1985
Parentage: Seedling of alpina 'Ruby'
Other name(s): alpina 'Rubina'

Further detail:

Flower diameter: 10-12cm
Tepals: 5.5cm long, 1.8-2.2cm wide

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Magnus Johnson