Re: Mrs. Murray
- Subject: Re: Mrs. Murray
- From: Mimy Sluiter manx1@WXS.NL
- Date: Sat, 21 Sep 2002 18:47:05 +0200
I have listed the following "Scheens" and offspring:
Anna Scheen, zonal (x hortorum), single whitish rose flower, dwarf size.
Rita Scheen, Angel, white with purple marks on rose lilac. Gerris
Southern Cherub, Angel, whitish rose flower with brownred marks. UK E.
Lack 1996 (Rita Scheen x Raspberry Ripple)
Rita was the (itmt deceased) chairwoman of the Dutch p&g society. She
was befriended with Mr. Gerris who was a commercial breeder.
Sandy Connerley wrote:
> Thanks for the information. 'Black Vixen' dwarf zonal attributed to
> Murray in one old catalog is from San Jose, California, area. Someone
> who typed the catalog remembers the owner of the nursery referring to a
> Mrs. Murray. It was Bonanza Nursery whose owner was Gino Franco.
> But, I think I asked before, but not sure. Was the dwarf zonal
> "Anne Scheen" which I think is from The Netherlands or Germany, not
> sure, spelled correctly? Any information on that one?
> Thanks again.