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'By The Way'

Small, pale purple flowers with a lily-like scent. Pale yellow-green anthers on greenish-white filaments. Each flower has one or two tepals slightly larger than the rest. Fruit heads persistent. Named after the house where it was grown.

Group: Montana group
Fragrant: Yes
Approximate height: 2.0 - 3.0 metres
Flowering period(s): Apr May
Raised by: Val Le May Neville-Parry
Country of origin: United Kingdom
Date raised: c2002 n2008
Parentage: Seedling of uncertain parentage
Other name(s): None known

Further detail:

Flower diameter: (6-) 7cm
Tepals: 4 (-5); 3.5-4cm long, 2.5-2.75cm wide, blunt, overlapping, somewhat ridged veins, tips retuse and recurced