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REB TB Northward Ho - Zurbrigg 1990

  • Subject: REB TB Northward Ho - Zurbrigg 1990
  • From: "loic tasquier" <tasquierloic@cs.com>
  • Date: Fri, 17 Oct 2008 12:20:11 +0200

 NORTHWARD HO (Lloyd Zurbrigg, R. 1990)

 Sdlg. GG 82. TB, 37" (94 cm), M & RE (Sept/VA)
S. and F. white ground, strawberry pink markings on edges; beards pale yellow. P 14-Oct.:

(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 example.



Here are it's registered babies:

FAULTLESS     (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.

GLADIATRIX     (Lloyd Zurbrigg, R. 2003) Sdlg. OO-26-1-2. TB, 36" (91 cm), EM & RE
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. Friendship 2003

I'M REDDY     (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

MARYLAND HO     (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 unknown.


I'm reddy had two sib (0026) of Gladiatrix  in it's genealogy, has anyone a picture of this one?




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