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'Gillian Blades'

Large or very large, wavy-edged, white flowers. The flowers may have tepals which are tinged mauve or pale blue at the edges. Yellow anthers. Gillian Blades was one of the raiser's secretaries. The variety has received the Royal Horticultural Society's Award of Garden Merit.

Group: Early large-flowered group
Approximate height: 2.0 - 2.5 metres
Flowering period(s): May Jun Sep
Aspect: Any aspect
Pruning: Light prune (Group 2)
Raised by: Jim Fisk
Country of origin: United Kingdom
Date raised: i1975
Parentage: 'Lasurstern' x unknown
Other name(s): None known

Further detail:

Flower diameter: 15-23cm
Tepals: 6-8; broadly elliptic, pointed, margin wavy

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Jim Fisk