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'Windmill'

Medium sized, mauve flowers with a pinker bar. White filaments flushed purple towards the top with crimson connectives and pink anthers. The tepals' darker stripe adds to the impression of a child's windmill.

Group: Early large-flowered group
Approximate height: 1.5 - 2.0 metres
Flowering period(s): May Jun | Aug Sep
Pruning: Light prune (Group 2)
Raised by: New Leaf Plants
Country of origin: United Kingdom
Date raised: r2001 n2002 i2002
Parentage: Unknown: chance seedling
Other name(s): None known

Further detail:

Flower diameter: 8-10cm
Tepals: 8; 4.5cm long, 2cm wide, narrowly elliptic or obovate, slightly overlapping or touching but gappy at base, acute, long-pointed tip