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'Whirligig'

Large cream, lilac freckled and edged flowers with an unusual, distinctive shape. Cream staminodes. Selected by Maureen Hudson from plants grown from seed donated in 1998 by Vince Denny.

Group: Atragene group
Approximate height: 2.5 - 3.0 metres
Flowering period(s): May Jun
Aspect: Any aspect
Pruning: No pruning (Group 1)
Raised by: Maureen Hudson
Country of origin: United Kingdom
Date raised: fi2001
Parentage: Selection from a hybrid of koreana
Other name(s): 'Whirlygig' (mis-spelling)

Further detail:

Flower diameter: 7-10cm
Tepals: 4; 4-4.5cm long, 1.7-1.9cm wide