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'Riviera'

Medium to large, pale blue flowers with reddish anthers on cream-white filaments. Spring flowers may be semi-double.

Group: Early large-flowered group
Approximate height: 2.0 - 3.0 metres
Flowering period(s): May Jun Sep
USDA zones: 4 5 6 7 8
Pruning: Light prune (Group 2)
Raised by: J P van Laeken
Country of origin: USA
Date raised: 2002
Parentage: Unknown
Other name(s): None known

Further detail:

Flower diameter: 10-15cm
Tepals: 6-7; 5-7.5cm long, 3-4cm wide, elliptic, overlapping, pointed, margin slightly wavy
Leaves: simple or ternate