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Lindquist, Robert V.
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Rose breeder   Listing last updated on 22 Jun 2024.
Hemet, California
United States
Code = LIN---
[From "The Rotarian", June 1964]: ...Robert V. Lindquist, of Hemet, California. He is vice-president and director of research of a 1,000-acre rose ranch which annually ships out 1 1/2 million rosebushes. Annually he develops new hybrid strains...Bob's great grandfather and grandfather were nurserymen in Finland, and his father, now 84, was a nurseryman in Sweden and England before settling in California as partner of Charles W. Howard in the large rose-growing firm, Howards of Hemet.....After graduation from the University of Southern California, he joined the family firm, where he shares management duties with Charles Howard's sons, Paul and Charles Jr.
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