LAFLEUR
Zabeel - Desert Lily (USA) (Green Desert)

A dual Group 2 winning grand-daughter of the wonderful Group 1 winning race mare Habibti (by Habitat), Lafleur is from the famous Eight Carat family. Counting Group 1 winners Morshdi (by Slip Anchor), Octagonal (Zabeel), Diamond Lover (Sticks and Stones), Don Eduardo (Zabeel), Tristalove (Sir Tristram), Kaapstad (Sir Tristram), Marquise (Gold and Ivory) and Mouawad (Zabeel) amongst her close family. Lafleur's first foal, a filly by Red Ransom, now named Amaryllis, won the Group 3 Darley Plate in the 2010/11 season. She is also the dam of the Redoute's Choice filly Papilio, winner of Listed South Island Breeders Stakes. 

Lafleur

 

 LAFLEUR

 

Bay or Brown mareFoaled in 1999

SireSir TristramSir IvorSir Gaylord
ZABEEL IsoltRound Table
1986Lady GiselleNureyevNorthern Dancer
  ValdernaVal de Loir
DamGreen DesertDanzigNorthern Dancer
DESERT LILY (USA) Foreign CourierSir Ivor
1992HabibtiHabitatSir Gaylord
  KlairessaKlairon

ZABEEL (NZ) (1986). 7 wins, Australian Guineas, Gr.1. Champion Aust. B/mare Sire 3 times. Champion NZ B/mare Sire 4 times. Sire of 1524 rnrs, 1107 wnrs, 163 SW, inc. Octagonal (MVRC WS Cox P., Gr.1), Might and Power, etc. Sire of the dams of 2648 rnrs, 1793 wnrs, 34 Gr.1 wnrs, inc. SW Tarzino, Dundeel, Ocean Park, Silent Achiever, Headturner, Bonneval, Humidor, Rangipo, Xtravagant, Clearly Innocent, Fenway, Go Indy Go, O'Marilyn, Werther, Sense of Occasion, Commanding Jewel, Dear Demi, Atlantic Jewel, Invest, Planet Rock, etc.

 

1st dam

DESERT LILY, by Green Desert. Winner at 2 in Ireland. Sister to Desert Darling (dam of HEART OFTHE DESERT - HOSTWIN DONATELLO (MAC.)), half-sister to Reem Albaraari (dam of MORSHDI, ILITSHE). Dam of nine named foals, eight to race, all winners, inc:-

LAFLEUR (f. by Zabeel). 3 wins. See below.

Establish - Little Dot (Mal.) (g. by Zabeel). 3 wins from 1400m to 1600m in Aust., Malaysia and Singapore, Singapore TC Benchmark 40 H., 2d Singapore TC Class 5 H.-3 times, 3d MRC Kenvain H., Singapore TC Class 5 H.

Roman Gladiator - Brave Gladiator (Sing.) (g. by Zabeel). Winner at 1400m, 3d Hawkes Bay John Bary Racing Stables H.

Zygadene (f. by Zabeel). Winner at 1600m, 2d Taranaki RC Oaks Trial. Dam of-

Desert General. 4 wins from 1200m to 1600m, A$173,400, BRC Nairn Constructions P., 2d Rockhampton Cup, BRC Programmed Property Services H., Qld Accounting Group H., 4th SCTC Ascot H., L.

Wildflower. 3 wins at 1500m, 1600m to 2016-17, ARC Otakiri Reserve H., Manawatu RC Speight's Ale House H., 2d Waikato RC BCD H., 3d BOP RC Ultimate Motor Group H., 4th Manawatu Breeders S., Gr.3.

North of Sunset. 4 wins at 1600m, 2100m, 2d Poverty Bay Cup, ARC Grace Removals Group H., 3d ARC White Cliffs Timber Mile H., 4th Hawkes Bay Lowland S., Gr.3.

Rainbow Song. Winner at 1200m in 2016-17.

Ghaazi (c. by Carnegie). 2 wins at 1200m in Aust.

Secret Lily (f. by Sakhee's Secret). Winner at 1200m.

Mojave Aster (f. by Zabeel). Winner at 1600m.

Star Jasmine (f. by Encosta de Lago). Winner at 1200m. Dam of-

Zasorceress (Zabeel). 2 wins at 1600m, 1800m, A$120,260, to 2016-17, MVRC Schweppes Lemonade H., 2d VRC Schweppervescence Trophy, Gr.3, 3d ATC Adrian Knox S., Gr.3.

Acipenser. Winner at 1400m in 2017 in Malaysia.

 

2nd dam

HABIBTI, by Habitat. Top of The 1983 European 3YO Classification (1000m-1200m). Top filly on The 1982 Irish 2YO Free H. 9 wins-3 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, ?259,812, 420,000fr., Newmarket July Cup, Gr.1, Royal Ascot King's Stand S., Gr.1, Prix de l'Abbaye de Longchamp, Gr.1, Curragh Moyglare Stud S., Gr.2, Haydock Sprint Cup, Gr.2, York William Hill Sprint Championship S., Gr.2, Lowther S., Gr.2, Lingfield Leisure S., L, 2d Prix de l'Abbaye de Longchamp, Gr.1, Haydock Sprint Cup, Gr.2, 3d The One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, York William Hill Sprint Championship S., Gr.1, Ascot Diadem S., Gr.3, Newbury Fred Darling S., Gr.3. Three-quarter-sister to Loralane (dam of NURYANA), half-sister to KNESSET, Great Klaire (dam of ST. KLAIRE), Eight Carat (dam of OCTAGONAL, DIAMOND LOVER, KAAPSTAD, MARQUISE, MOUAWAD). Dam of 11 named foals, 10 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

Hameeda. Winner at 1m, 3d Newmarket Poppy 2YO Fillies' S. Producer.

Desert Darling. Placed at 2 in GB. Dam of-

HEART OFTHE DESERT - HOSTWIN DONATELLO (Mac.) (Show a Heart). 8 wins from 1200m to 1600m in Aust. and Macau, Macau Guineas, L, Macau Autumn Trophy, L, 4YO Prelude, L, 2d Macau Derby, L, 3d Macau Gold Cup, L.

Zalika. 3 wins at 2000m, 2100m, Avondale JC Matua Valley Wines H., Waikato RC Dunstan Feeds Championship Qualifier. Dam of-

HUMIDOR (Teofilo). 5 wins at 1600m, 2000m, NZ$149,775, A$1,282,400, to 2016-17, VRC Australian Cup, Gr.1, Manawatu Classic, Gr.3, 2d Hawkes Bay Livamol Classic, Gr.1, ATC BMW S., Gr.1, MRC Peter Young S., Gr.2.

Reem Albaraari. Placed at 2, 3d Ascot Blue Seal 2YO S. Dam of-

MORSHDI (Slip Anchor). Champion 3YO in Germany & Italy in 2001 (Long). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1650m to 2400m, ?146,630, 765,000,013L., 1,000,000Dm., 90,000Dhs in GB, Italy, Germany and U.A.E, Derby Italiano, Gr.1, Grosser Preis von Baden, Gr.1, Abu Dhabi Championship S., L, 2d Irish Derby, Gr.1, 3d Newmarket S., L.

ILITSHE (Fastnet Rock). 6 wins from 1800m to 2850m, R522,950, to 2016-17, Turffontein Caradoc Gold Cup, Gr.3, Derby Trial, L, Scottsville Kay Makan Roadmate H., 3d Turffontein Aquanaut H., L, Clairwood KZN Winter Challenge 2000 H.

 

Race Record:

Third top filly on The 2002-03 NZ 3YO Free H. 3 wins at 1600m, 2000m, NZ$191,975, ARC Royal S., Gr.2, Waikato RC Sir Tristram Fillies Classic, Gr.2, 2d ARC Queen Elizabeth H., Gr.2, 4th New Zealand Oaks, Gr.1, Counties Cup, Gr.2, ARC Lindauer Grandeur S., Gr.3, Manawatu Breeders' S., L.

 

Produce Record: Dam of six named foals, five to race, three winners.

2005 f. AMARYLLIS, by Red Ransom. 8 wins to 1300m, NZ$142,888, ARC Darley P., Gr.3, Blandford Lodge Yearling Draft H., BOP RC Pollock & Sons Crane Hire H., Waikato RC Lodge City Rentals H., 2d ARC Concorde H., Gr.2, Waikato RC Fairdale Stud Fully Fledged H., 4th ARC Newmarket H., L, CJC Canterbury Breeders' S., L. Dam of-

Floating Heart. 2 wins at 1400m in 2016-17, 2d Whangarei RC Polwarth Design H., 3d Whangarei RC Cookson Plumbing H.

Justice Light. 3 wins at 1200m in 2017, Singapore TC Class 4 H., Kranji D S., 2d Singapore TC War Affair S.

2006 c. Cosmo Kirinji, by Johar. Placed in Japan.

2007 f. PAPILIO, by Redoute's Choice. 4 wins from 1200m to 1600m, Hororata RC South Island Thoroughbred Breeders' S., L, Hawkes Bay Billy's Bar Hastings H., 2d Matamata RC Richardson Racing Stables H.

2009 f. Camellia, by Redoute's Choice. Unraced.

2010 g. by O'Reilly.

2011 g. Enough, by O'Reilly. 2 wins at 1200m, 1400m, ARC Azamour H., 2d ARC New Zealand Herald H., 3d ARC Mainstream Plumbing H., Waikato RC Distinction Hamilton Hotel H.

2012 g. Bonito, by O'Reilly. Unplaced.

2013 c. by O'Reilly.

2014 f. by Makfi.

2015 f. by Pins.

 

Missed in 2008; not served in 2015.

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