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'Hildegard Späth'

Large, silky, pale blue flowers. The last listing given by Magnus Johnson for this cultivar is in 1935, Riekstina has it on a list of 77 cultivars introduced into Latvia between 1870 and 1910. It now appears to be lost from cultivation - please contact us if you know otherwise.

Group: Late large-flowered group
Pruning: Hard prune (Group 3)
Raised by: L Späth
Country of origin: Germany
Date raised: 1888
Other name(s): None known

Further detail:

Flower diameter: 14-19cm
Tepals: 6-8, wavy edged