NORTHWARD HO (Lloyd
Zurbrigg, R. 1990)
Sdlg. GG 82. TB, 37" (94 cm), M & RE (Sept/VA)
and F. white ground, strawberry pink markings on edges; beards pale yellow. P
(English Cottage x unknown) X
Re-Treat. Avonbank 1991
Northward Ho always surprises me with it's delicate colour.
Shape wise, It is a real improvement on Cross Stitch!
I only realized this year the yellow
beard. Very interesting potential i think, crossed with Double Life for
Here are it's registered babies:
(Lloyd Zurbrigg, R. 1995) Sdlg. OO
54-2-2. TB, 36" (91 cm), M & RE (Oct/NC)
Ruffled, lightly laced yellow,
hint of green in S. midrib, F. paling to near-white around beard; beards rich
yellow, white base at end. KK 53#1: (((Spirit of Memphis x Double Praise) x
Mabel Andrews) x Sunny Disposition) X Northward Ho.
(Lloyd Zurbrigg, R. 2003) Sdlg. OO-26-1-2. TB, 36" (91 cm), EM &
S. yellow with light red overlay; style arms same, red center streak, pale
lip; F. deep yellow overlaid red, deeper toward edge, hairline lighter edge,
slightly deeper red centerline; beards tangerine orange, paler at end, small
short horn; ruffled; slight fragrance. Northward Ho X Rock Star.
(Joan Roberts, R. 2003) Sdlg. 1668-3.
TB, 36" (91 cm), M
S. golden yellow ground overlaid red; style arms tan; F.
golden yellow, wine red plicata markings covering most of petal; beards gold;
ruffled; slight spicy fragrance. Ostentatious X Zurbrigg OO 43 "Vivid":
(0026-3-4 "Horns": (Northward
Ho x Rock Star) x 0026-5-2,
sib). Friendship 2003
(Bruce Hornstein,. 2003) Sdlg.
SS95-04-NH. TB, 28" (72 cm), M & RE
Medium violet luminata-plicata, S.
with darker midrib, F. with darker double center stripe and ochre haft veining;
beards yellow, white at end; ruffled; slight fragrance. Northward Ho X
I'm reddy had two sib (0026) of Gladiatrix in it's genealogy, has anyone a
picture of this one?