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'Garnet'

Small, nodding, urn-shaped, flowers; inside deep purple red but white near base, outside purple with broad white margins and purple-red tip. White stamens. The upper part of the tepal has a ruffled margin and rolls back strongly.

Group: Viorna group
Flowering period(s): Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct
Raised by: Barry Fretwell
Country of origin: United Kingdom
Date raised: rb2006 i2013
Parentage: (texensis x pitcheri) x crispa
Other name(s): viorna 'Garnet'

Further detail:

Flower diameter: 2.5-3.5cm
Tepals: 4; fused in basal half, distal margins minutely ruffled, tips very strongly recurved (“turk’s-cap”) in upper quarter, to touch exterior