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'Vanilla Cream'

Fragrant flowers (smelling of vanilla), cream or pale yellow, purple at the extreme base. Anthers creamy yellow. Evergreen. Raised from seed collected by Graham Hutchins on the South Island of New Zealand.

Group: Forsteri group
Fragrant: Yes
Approximate height: 1.5 - 2.0 metres
Raised by: G Hutchins
Country of origin: United Kingdom
Date raised: rc1981 f1984
Parentage: ?foetida x petriei
Other name(s): None known

Further detail:

Flower diameter: 2.5-2.8cm
Tepals: 6; 1.5-1.7cm long, 0.5-0.6cm wide, narrowly elliptic, blunt, gappy, tip slightly recurved
Leaves: 2-pinnate