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Large grey- or purple-blue flowers with wavy-edged tepals which roll back on themselves. Cream-yellow anthers.
Named after the Polish composer and pianist, who was born and spent his childhood in Zelazowa Wola, 50 km west of Warsaw.
Early large-flowered group Approximate height:
1.5 - 3.0 metres Flowering period(s):
Jun Jul Aug Sep Aspect:
Any aspect Pruning:
Light prune (Group 2) Raised by:
Stefan Franczak Country of origin:
Poland Date raised:
Mis-spellings: 'Frederic Chopin'; 'Fryderyk Szopen'
Flower diameter: 15-18cm
Tepals: 6; overlapping at base, wavy, reflexed, short point
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Brother Stefan Franczak